Apr 7, 2021
It’s an event where you can enjoy marine sports and a marché together. There will be a beach cleaning event where participants enjoy a walk and clean up on a 1km stretch of beach.....
Apr 5, 2021
The first laundry-locker service in Japan opened in Fukuoka City on April 2. A special locker was installed at Meinohama Station in Nishi Ward for dropping off and returning clothe...
Mar 1, 2021
Not far from the bay, Atago Shrine is located on top of Mt. Atago in Nishi Ward. From its hilltop perch, the shrine affords visitors panoramic views of the Momochihama district, wh...
Jan 22, 2021
A specialized shop for e-bikes, Zing²Fukuoka West, opened at the gateway to the Itoshima area last November. Operated by a Kurume-based sport shop with a hundred years of history, ...
Dec 7, 2020
Enjoy Christmas illuminations at one of the leading yacht harbors in western Japan, home to about 540 large and small yachts. The yachts are colorfully illuminated and reflect beau...
Nov 9, 2020
Visitors get the opportunity to purify their bodies and ward off misfortune. They write wishes on gomagi (wooden sticks, ¥500), throw them into a bonfire, and then walk barefoot ac...
Oct 16, 2020
Karadomari Village, a new glamping site in Nishi Ward of Fukuoka City, will officially open in January 2021. The site reuses abandoned farmland near a beach on the Itoshima Peninsu...
Oct 15, 2020
The Motooka Open Salon opened near Kyushu University Ito Campus to promote interactions and collaborations between the local community, university students, and staff. The 50-squar...
Mar 10, 2020
500,000 field mustard and 200 cherry blossom trees will be lit up after sunset on weekends at Nokonoshima Island Park (just a 10 min. ferry ride away from Meinohama). See a differe...
Nov 26, 2019
Visitors get the opportunity to purify their bodies and ward off misfortune. They write wishes on gomagi (wooden sticks, ¥500), throw them into...