View from Hakata Port Tower
Attractions, Fukuoka, Kyushu

Hakata Port Tower – free observation deck in Fukuoka

Hakata Port Tower is a radio tower in Fukuoka with a free observation deck. Strangely Hakata Port Tower is little known and not well visited as Fukuoka Tower runs with most of the visitors despite lines and entry cost. In this post I will show you Hakata Port Tower which is one of my favorite …

Kansai, Temples and Shrines

Engyo-ji temple on Mount Shosha (hidden gem)

Engyo-ji was one of my favorite spots when we visited Himeji, so I want to share this little tip with you. Located just outside Himeji city, Engyo-ji temple makes a perfect half-day side trip and can easily follow your mandatory visit to Himeji castle. We didn’t really know what to expect when we got on …