Updated: 2015-12-28 23:29
  1. Setsubun Grand Festival [photo provided by the City of Fukuoka]
  Kushida Shrine, where the universal Shinto deity is revered, is also known as the place of dedication of the Hakata Gion Yamakasa (a festival in Hakata during summer). The festival culmination...
Updated: 2015-12-28 16:43
  A long-standing tonkatsu (breaded pork cutlets) shop established in 1962. It has more than 100 branches nationwide.   Homepage (partial English translation available): http://www....
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Updated: 2015-12-26 17:13
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  Yusentei Park is a Japanese-style garden located not far from the Fukuoka center and Yakuin area. You can easily go there by bus from the Hakata Bus Terminal. At the park, you can see m...
Updated: 2015-12-26 16:56
  1. Hakata Port Tower and Hakata Port Bayside Museum
  A familiar symbol of Hakata Bay, the Hakata Port Tower has a viewing deck 70 meters above the ground where a 360-degree panoramic view can be seen.   In addition, the Hakata Port...
Updated: 2015-12-23 18:26
  There are currently four breweries of major beer-making companies in Kyushu: Kirin Beer Fukuoka Brewery (in Asakura City, Fukuoka), Sapporo Beer (in Hita City, Oita), Suntory Beer (in Kashim...
Updated: 2015-12-23 18:25
  1. Tenjin area
  Tenjin is Kyushu's largest shopping district and is a must-visit for tourists in Fukuoka. Tenjin, together with the shopping district in Hakata, are said to be the 2 great shopping spots. As...
Updated: 2015-12-23 18:18
  1. Kyushu National Museum
The three national museums in Tokyo, Kyoto, and Nara, all focus on arts and culture. However in Kyushu, the gateway to Asia and the important place of Asian and cross-cultural exchanges, the firs...
Updated: 2015-12-23 18:17
  Located at Hawks Town in Chuo-ku, Fukuoka, the Yahuoku Dome is the first multipurpose baseball dome in Japan to have a retractable roof system. Aside from baseball, other sports, concerts an...
Updated: 2015-12-23 18:15
  1. View of Ohori Park from above
  Located near the center of Fukuoka City, Ohori Park is known by many people as the city's oasis. Historically speaking, because it is located along the cove of Hakata Bay, the thickness of t...
Updated: 2015-12-23 17:59
Rakusui-en is a Japanese garden near Hakata Station.   Built by Hakata merchants as a villa in 1906, it was used as a ryokan (traditional Japanese inn) called "Rakusui-shou" after the war a...

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