Jul 21, 2020
After a long rainy season, it's finally summer, and summer vegetables such as tomatoes, corn, and watermelon are ready for harvest. Also, fruits such as peaches, grapes, figs, pear...
Dec 20, 2017
Many foodies want to try creamy Itoshima oysters at their freshest, but getting out to the oyster huts of Itoshima without a car can be difficult. That’s one of the reasons that Is...
May 16, 2017
On Wednesday, April 12 Fukuoka Now attended the launch event for Ikkyu Tea, a Fukuoka-based company founded in March 2016 with the sole aim of selling Kyushu green tea and promotin...
Mar 30, 2017
Nakagawa City and Montbell, an outdoor clothing and equipment manufacturer, have signed a cooperation agreement to advance regional development on March 21. This will be the first ...
Mar 6, 2017
This market celebrates the coming of spring and is split into a daytime and a nighttime event.
Nov 28, 2016
As 2016 comes to a close, Fukuoka Now looks back at some of the many great places we’ve visited...
Oct 28, 2016
Head down to Ohori and Maizuru Parks on Nov. 19 and 20 to take part in a variety of activities aimed at promoting your health...
Aug 25, 2016
On the cover, shrine maidens paint chanpon (musical toys made of glass) for the Hojoya Festival, one of Fukuoka’s big three...
Aug 20, 2016
Could this be another hit trend from Itoshima? Well actually, Yui Shibata began selling these fabulous fish burgers seven years ago. Now there are two kinds of burgers to choose fr...
Jul 29, 2016
Many foreigners think a diet of Japanese food will mean the pounds will just sluice off - after all, there are so many slim Japanese! When they arrive, it’s a shock to realise that...