Jan 21, 2013
The Shiraito Sake brewery is one of only a few in Japan still brewing with the traditional method of “Hanegi Shibori”. This barrel opening event includes tastings of the new brews....
Dec 14, 2012
If you love rummaging through flea markets for hidden treasures, this one’s for you! This garakuta “junk” market in Itoshima, held on Dec. 15 from 10:00~15:00 has many sellers deal...
Nov 28, 2012
The ShimaShima Project is a non-profit volunteer group set up in October 2012 with the goal to send fresh vegetables from Itoshima to the people of Fukushima. The uniqueness of the...
Nov 14, 2012
These photos were taken today, so hurry there and visit there to catch these amazing scenes! The tree in the center of the first photo is a 400 year old Maple and is designated a n...
Sep 3, 2012
Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year- Sunset Live 2012 was a huge success! Thousands came out into the sunshine to enjoy Kyushu’s biggest outdoor music festival, with 60+ liv...
Aug 20, 2012
As part of this year’s Sunset Live festival, Friday and Saturday’s night time performances at the “Sunset Stage” will be illuminated by candlelight! From around 18:40~ all lights w...
Aug 7, 2012
At this “NO NUKE” candle rally, people will gather and use candles to form the word “Peace” on the beach in Itoshima. The event will be filmed, and uploaded to Facebook and other s...
Jun 15, 2012
Keya Beach is located about one hour from Fukuoka City and is listed amongst Japan’s 88 most beautiful beaches. Once a year the public is treated to a spectacle of approximately 3,...
May 26, 2012
Here’s another SWEET weekend activity idea! In 2006 “Blueberry Garden Ito” opened in Tomari, Itoshima. Itoshima is famous for delicious strawberries, but here you can pick blueberr...