Aug 1, 2007Now Reports
Have you ever had the urge to visit a city after seeing pictures of it? Or maybe you fell in love with a town during your visit?
On August 19, in front of the IMS building, Warren will mount a fully loaded BMW GS1200 and embark on a 20-day journey up to Hokkaido. He's named the journey "The Narrow Road to th...
Jul 1, 2007Now Reports
From the end of June, groups of men decked out in their finest Yamakasa happi start appearing around Hakata.
Fascinated by African art and culture? Meet Esther Meeuwissen, who followed her Dutch husband to Fukuoka a decade ago as he took up a job in the UN-Habitat Fukuoka Office. Realizin...
Jun 1, 2007Now Reports
June is "Clean-up Month" in Fukuoka Prefecture, with many environmental projects taking place. One of these is Love Earth Clean-up, an event which encourages members of the communi...
Already famous as the ever-hyper, always goofy host of "Maximum Times" on Love FM (9:00 ~ 11:00 weekdays), Max, as in "Ohaiyougozai-MAX!" has a new gig! Max is now the Yahoo! Japan...
May 1, 2007Now Reports
Born in Hiroshima, raised in Seoul and educated in California, Heeki is a very multi-cultural and international woman. When she was a university student in Los Angeles, she worked ...
One of the most exciting carnivals in Japan, Hakata Donkatu, has its own theme song called “Bonchikawaiya.” Where exactly did it come from and who discovered this tune?
Apr 1, 2007Now Reports
Seven years ago, when this wet-behind-the-ears Frenchman arrived in Tokyo as a student, he couldn't have predicted he would later become a radio and TV talent in Fukuoka.
100th Issue Special. A Historical Overview.