Apr 2, 2013
Rei Shito is one of Japan’s most popular street fashion photographers. Her website STYLE from TOKYO has gained worldwide attention. She takes street snaps of the fashion elite all ...
Oct 5, 2012
I scream, you scream, we all scream for... beef? This unusual event combines Yufuin Namiyagi farm’s delicious beef with a high energy screaming contest in the natural surroundings ...
Aug 20, 2012
Fukuoka’s entertainment district returns to its roots with a free jazz festival on multiple stages indoors and outdoors. World famous New York based Japanese jazz trumpeter Hino Te...
May 30, 2012
Not long after John first arrived in Fukuoka, a tragic event took place back home that was to have a significant impact on his career path in Japan. A friend was swept away in an a...
May 18, 2012
Kick off the summer early with the annual Sunsplash festival at Nokonoshima on 5/27 (Sun.). Party with the crowds from 12:00~20:00 at the island’s camp site, with DJs and bands inc...
Aug 1, 2008
Summer in Japan is horribly hot, especially here in Fukuoka, and if you're thinking about how to get away from the heat consider heading to the hills. This month I'll introduce an ...
Sep 1, 2007
Food & Drinks
Hats off to whoever came up with the name mitsubachi (honeycomb), for this brand new, sensual and stylish restaurant and bar... it's likely to see lots of action from the city's si...
Jun 1, 2004
Food & Drinks
With so much attention focused on mainland China's economic and social resurgence, it seems as though Taiwan has been pushed into the shadows. However, when it comes to Taiwanese f...