Dazaifu Day

Dazaifu is definitely one of my favourite places in Fukuoka. It’s beautiful, it has a ton of history, and it’s easy to get to from Kurume. I kind of liken it to a tiny Kyoto. It also has the best-designed Starbucks in Japan, a beauty of a store using local wood to help it blend […]

Super Cool Starbucks

This is the coolest Starbucks this side of Asia, and it’s located in Dazaifu, a city about a half hour southeast of Fukuoka. As I’ve been told, the city was the birthplace of Japanese zen. So fittingly, it has a Starbucks that is supposed to blend in perfect harmony with its surroundings, leading up to […]