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Aug 14, 2011 - Room at the Inn

During our visit to Karatsu we stayed at the lovely Ryokan Yoyokaku. The owners spoke English very well and have managed to offer the traditional inn experience in a way that is more comfortable to "westerners". Private bathrooms and western breakfasts are not typically found in a Ryokan. The dinners were a bit challenging but delicious! The first night we had multiple seafood courses served in our room. Unfortunately we were so exhausted by the time dinner rolled around that it was hard to appreciate a huge multi course meal. As soon as we...

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