Oct 29, 2019
Let’s clarify two things. Not all beachside cafes in Itoshima are for only the young, and secondly, not all pancakes are equal! This recently opened beachside cafe restaurant overl...
Oct 25, 2019
Koyo refers to the changing autumn colors of deciduous trees in Japan. Leaves turn spectacular shades of red, yellow and brown - depending on species - before falling to the ground...
Oct 24, 2019
We’ve seen documents and signatures as a formality for concluding contracts in the previous article. I now move on to seals and electronic signatures.
Oct 21, 2019
No, it’s not cosplay in the countryside and it’s unrelated to Halloween, but yes, there’s something funky going on in the rice fields! Each autumn, some farming villages crank up t...
Oct 18, 2019
Costumes, jack o’ lanterns and trick-or-treat - it’s Halloween! In Japan, Halloween is usually a paradise for cosplayers (costume players). Usually held every October 31st in celeb...
Oct 11, 2019
Fukuoka Craft opened in July of 2017 and has since been serving the public with an impressive lineup of international, domestic, and house-made craft brews. Michigan native David V...
Oct 10, 2019
The English language is graced with many interesting words to describe obscure and niche feelings; however, I will fault it for not containing a word that concisely describes a lon...
The Hakata area comes alive in the fall with the Hakata Akihaku (Autumn Festa), a series of colorful events and festivals from October to November, some of which have been running ...
Oct 1, 2019
Fourteen years ago, to the great pleasure of Apple fans in Kyushu, the Apple Fukuoka Tenjin Store opened on the corner of Kokutai-doro and Nishi-dori Ave. With its shiny metallic e...
Sep 25, 2019
Anytime of the year is a good time to visit Yanagawa, often referred to as “The Venice of Kyushu”. And while punting down its tranquil canals with a singing boatman is a must, cons...