1. No murder counts on the nightly news.
2. Public Transportation, especially trains and subways.
3. Long vacations and relatively easy work days.
4. Lawsons, 7/11, Popular, and other convenience stores.
5. Fukuoka City.
6. All my Japanese and Gaijin Friends.
7. Fast cheap internet.
8. No data caps on my iPhone and Android Phone.
9. The food....ALL OF IT!
10. Riding a mamachari (grandma bicycle) around the city.