Tourism & Culture

Hiroshi Ogawa, the governor of Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, visits Honalo, Hawaii

January 23rd, 2017|

HONALO — Hiroshi Ogawa, the governor of Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, came to the Big Isla […]

Zoo otter loves to spin from rope

January 17th, 2017|

FUKUOKA, Japan (NBC News) — If you’re having a bad day, here’s a video of a spinning ot […]

Onsen Fukuoka Foreign Visitors Discount Campaign

January 16th, 2017|

Enjoy a relaxing dip in an onsen (hot spring) on a cold winter’s day! The Fukuoka Onsen […]

Fukuoka Travel Guide: Sightseeing Tips, Shopping, Dining and More!

December 23rd, 2016|

Source: matcha-jp.com
With its excellent cuisine and history rich sightseeing spots, t […]

New Nishitetsu Train Pass for Foreign Visitors for Fukuoka, Dazaifu, Yanagawa

December 16th, 2016|

Source: fukuoka-now.com
Nishitetsu will start selling a new one day pass for foreign v […]

Lee’s Lowdown: A Japan Jaunt!

December 16th, 2016|

Source: pezcyclingnews.com
I’m based for the next four weeks right next to Fukuoka-ken […]

Float Festivals Inscribed on UNESCO Intangible Heritage List

December 1st, 2016|

Source: nippon.com
Each of the regional events center on float processions, including […]

Oakland: Applications sought for Japanese student exchange program

November 22nd, 2016|

Source: eastbaytimes.com
OAKLAND — The Oakland Fukuoka Sister City Association is acce […]

Innovative Cities Japan’s Fukuoka poised to be the country’s Silicon Valley

November 16th, 2016|

Source: CNNTech
Down south on the island of Kyushu, Fukuoka is cultivating a budding s […]

Sun Yat-sen’s 150th birth anniversary marked in Japan’s Fukuoka

November 3rd, 2016|

Source: globaltimes.cn
A forum marking the 150th birth anniversary of Sun Yat-sen, for […]