my 2015 in travel

December 31st, 2015 / by / in: food / 2 Responses

I know I’m super behind in updating this blog but I figured I’d post some travel highlights from the past year. I travelled to Europe and Asia, flew on some of my favourite airlines, and got in on some excellent mistake fares. Here’s hoping that 2016 is just as fun! […]

sayonara fukuoka

June 4th, 2013 / by / in: travel / 2 Responses

We only spent a couple days in Fukuoka, so this is the last of my Fukuoka posts. I’d love to go back, if for no other reason than to EAT MORE HAKATA RAMEN. (Yeah, they have Hakata ramen in Tokyo, but it’s not the saaaaaaaaame.) Above is a photo of […]

planespotting at fukuoka airport

June 2nd, 2013 / by / in: travel / 2 Responses

You probably know that I’m a bit of a plane nerd (you might remember my entry about Haneda Airport), so it’s hard to pass up a little planespotting at a new (to me) airport. Fukuoka Airport (FUK) is ridiculously easy to access from downtown Fukuoka — it’s only TWO SUBWAY […]

fukuoka + ramen

May 31st, 2013 / by / in: travel / No responses

Before making our way back to Tokyo (where we are now), Mike and I decided to stop in Fukuoka, Hiroshima, and Seoul. First stop: Fukuoka. In case you don’t know anything about Fukuoka, it’s Japan’s 6th largest city, and Monocle magazine rated it as the 12th most liveable city in […]