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July 21, 2015

Fukuoka’s Seaside Momochi

A short distance from the concrete and noise of the city lies Seaside Momochi.

July 3, 2015

Fukuoka’s Canal City: A Truly Local Shopping Experience

Canal City Hakata is a large shopping and entertainment complex in Fukuoka and is a must see on your visit to the city.

June 28, 2015

Festivals of Japan: Hakata Gion Yamakasa

The Hakata Gion Yamakasa Festival is held from July 1 to 15 at the Kushida Jinja Shrine, a Shinto shrine that is said to have been founded in 757 AD.

May 28, 2015

3 Foods You Have to Try When In Fukuoka

Next time you are in Fukuoka make sure you try all that the city has to offer; that means Motsunabe, Mentaiko, Yuzu Kosho and yes of course don’t forget Ramen too!

April 11, 2015

Dazaifu: Where Students Pray and Trees Can Fly

For a taste of history and the chance to see flying trees, a visit to Dazaifu makes a great day trip from Fukuoka.

April 3, 2015

A Walking Tour of Fukuoka

Whichever way you go, and whatever you take in, a walking tour of Fukuoka is the best way to see the city.

January 28, 2015

4 Delicious Foreign Restaurants In Fukuoka

Got a craving for something other than sushi or ramen? Try these delicious international restaurants.

December 26, 2014

Friendly Fukuoka: 4 Types of People That Will Love Fukuoka

If you love the outdoors, great food, lots of shopping or friendly people, Fukuoka is the place for you.

August 28, 2014

Shopping in Fukuoka: Something for Everyone

From high end to hipster fashion when it comes to shopping Fukuoka really does offer something for everyone.

August 12, 2014

Summer Nights in Fukuoka: What to do when the weather is just right!

From barbecuing to camping to a romantic dinner cruise, Fukuoka during the summer offers plenty of interesting and fun things for you to try.

July 31, 2014

Ohori Park: A Beautiful Bit of Nature in the Heart of Fukuoka

Whether you walk around the castle, paddle the swan boat on the lake, or just sit down and enjoy the scenery, Ohori Koen will always leave you feeling refreshed and happy.

July 21, 2014

Fukuoka Avispa: A Taste Of Japan’s Soccer Culture

Going to a Japanese soccer game is a must do event! The friendly atmosphere, the food and all the other fans make it a unique and exciting afternoon that you really feel a part of.

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