October 2017
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Fukuoka Beaches

We went to the beach a couple of times in Fukuoka. The first was during the evening while the sun was setting. There are a lot of nice buildings around the beach that made it very picturesque. We returned another day during the night to do fireworks. Unfortunately it was too windy to do anything [...]

Bike Riding in Fukuoka

Japan is a great place to ride your bike around. A lot of people use it to get around (so it’s very common), for the most part the sidewalks are wide enough to ride your bike with pedestrians, and it’s just fun. While in Fukuoka we borrowed some bikes and went riding with my sister, [...]

Sex Museum

As I mentioned in my previous post, Beppu is known for its sex industry. The nice thing about this is that it is not obvious at all. If you went there and didn’t know about it you probably wouldn’t even notice anything out of the ordinary. For instance, they have one of the handful of [...]


While in Fukuoka we decided to take a day trip to Beppu, a city two hours (by train) south of Fukuoka city. It’s a tourist hotspot and is also home to the biggest sex industry in Japan. But we’ll get into that in another post.

Beppu is known for its hotsprings resulting in numerous [...]

Sega Building

The Sega Building in Fukuoka is a multi-level arcade that houses various types of gamer gaming devices, merchandise and paraphernalia. We passed by quite a few games with odd winnings, like garbage bins and candy. We ended up playing mario kart for four persons and then taking purikura pictures. So fun! The third picture shows [...]