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Nov 28, 2016Now Reports
How to Navigate the Fukuoka International Airport International Terminal
The Fukuoka Airport International Terminal is Fukuoka’s gateway to the world. Whether you’re departing or arriving, it’s useful, and most importantly relaxing, to be able to naviga...
Nov 25, 2016Now Reports
Hakata Light Up Walk 2016 – Mini Guide
Until Nov. 27, thirteen shrines and temples near Hakata Station will be spectacularly illuminated every evening between 17:30 and 21:00, allowing you to see the temples in, quite l...
Nov 22, 2016Now Reports
Unveiling the Crafts of Kurume – Kurume Kasuri Tour Report
There is a rumor in the air: the fashion-world has cottoned on to Kurume Kasuri. Eager to see what the fuss is all about, Fukuoka Now took a day trip to Kurume City. Kurume, today,...
Nov 21, 2016Now Reports
Bungee Jump in Kyushu with Bungy Japan
Deep in Kumamoto Prefecture, in the land of tall mountains and deep valleys, lies the village of Itsuki. The village hugs the mountains, and on its western border, the land ...
Nov 10, 2016Now Reports
Tsushima Island Guide: a Hop, Skip and a Jump from Fukuoka
Take a plane 30 minutes northwest of Fukuoka and you’ll find yourself over Tsushima (対馬). Densely forested, and like much of Japan, extremely mountainous, the island has a total po...
Sep 30, 2016Now Reports
Hiking in Fukuoka
While Fukuoka may not be home to rugged alpine terrains such as those found in central Japan, there are plenty of destinations to keep hikers interested. In fact, the close proximi...
Sep 14, 2016Now Reports
Hojoya 2016 Photo Report
We went to Hojoya on Tuesday and took some snaps which you can see below. The festival continues until Sunday, Sep. 18 – Don’t miss it, and check out our full guide before yo...
Jun 20, 2016Now Reports
Fukuoka Tourist Information Center in Tenjin Re-opens
After being closed for remodelling, the Fukuoka Tourist Information Center, located in the Lion Hiroba in Tenjin, re-opened today. The new facility...
Apr 7, 2016Now Reports
Flower Viewing and Strawberry Picking Day Trip
When Sakura Season coincides with some uncharacteristically warm weather, there’s surely only one thing to do: stake out the best hanami spot! And how better to find such a place t...
Apr 7, 2016Now Reports
Itoshima People: A New Video Series
Itoshima City has created a series of videos to introduce Japanese and foreigners alike to the people of Itoshima and the work they are doing - keeping traditions alive and forging...