Apr 3, 2015
50,000 tulips will liven up the streets between Hakata Station and Kego Park. This tulip road began in 2011 to celebrate opening of Kyushu Shinkansen, and so this is the fifth year...
Mar 31, 2015
Head to Uminonakamichi to see approximately three million blooming spring flowers! The annual ‘Flower Picnic’ takes place between March 28 ~ May 6. SPECIAL! This year geoglyphs mad...
Mar 30, 2015
A total lunar eclipse has been forecast for Apr. 4, which means Kyushu residents may get the unusual treat of a lunar eclipse during flower viewing season. Lunar eclipses occur onl...
Dec 22, 2014
Selected news topics by Fukuoka Now from Fukuoka’s Shisei Dayori.
Dec 4, 2014
Chikuho Electric Railroad Line (Chikutetsu) showed off its new urban railroad car to the press corps on Nov. 27. The new car, called “5000形” (Model 5000), will be operational in Ma...
Oct 30, 2014
The Kirin Beer Fukuoka Factory in Asakura has a large flower garden next to it. And the Cosmos flower peak has now been reached, and more than ten million can be seen in this pink ...
Oct 29, 2014
Foreign visitors are flocking to Ukiha Town-based small-scale farm equipment manufacturer Chikusui Canycom. The company has built up a reputation overseas for excellent equipment t...
Oct 17, 2014
Japan Weather Association predicts that the airborne pollen level (Japanese cedar, hinoki cypress) of August 2015 in Kyushu will only be 50% of the average value (2005~2014). This ...
Jul 23, 2014
Summer sunflowers are in bloom and Nokonoshima invites you to come sunflower-picking!
Jul 22, 2014
Yanagawa Sunflower Garden is proud of their estimated 350,000 large sunflowers now in bloom on 3.5 hectares of reclaimed land facing the Ariake Sea. The sight of the flower’s brigh...