NOW BLOG

Fukuoka Now Internship Report 2017

Jasmin Bethke (Germany) reports on her three month internship at Fukuoka Now. Read on to here how she got on, and for information on how you can undertake an internship at Fukuoka ...

Read More

NOW BLOG

Fukuoka Strawberry Picking Guide 2017

Strawberry picking is a popular activity in Japan between December and May and Fukuoka is famous for its big, sweet strawberries. Now’s the time to go-a-picking! If you have an app...

Read More

NOW BLOG

Coming of Age Day in Fukuoka, Japan

Coming of Age Day (成人の日 Seijin no Hi) takes place annually on the second Monday of January to celebrate the birthdays of all those who have reached the magical age of twenty...

Read More

AREA GUIDE

Kawabata

The Kawabata area is centered around Hakata’s oldest shopping arcade, which has been running since the mid-1950s. This 400m long street connects the Hakata-za Theater and Hakata Ri...

Read More

AREA GUIDE

Nokonoshima Island

Nokonoshima Island may be just 10 minutes by ferry from Meinohama, but the tranquil atmosphere feels like another world. Only 12km in circumference, the island is easy to walk arou...

Read More

FOOD & DRINK

Bio Kitchen Minoriwo

Located in the quiet residential section of Takamiya, Bio Kitchen Minoriwo, which opened in March, occupies a refurbished 60-year old house. Minoriwo is operated by a company that ...

Read More

FOOD & DRINK

Fire Ball Cafe

Fire Ball combines the ambiance of an American sports bar with a truly international worship of sport - any sport. With seven TVs and a big screen often displaying two or three dif...

Read More

FOOD & DRINK

Menya Ono

In Fukuoka tonkotsu ramen (Chinese noodles in a pork broth) reigns supreme.

Read More
Page Top