Just 25 km west of Fukuoka City, Itoshima has beautiful beaches, lush green mountains and is famous for flavorful vegetables and fresh seafood. Learn more about Itoshima now!
Ten years ago, Itoshima City was born from the merger of Maebaru City and the towns of Shima and Nijo. Join us in this two-part series as we explore the area of Nijo, the furthest part of Itoshima from Fukuoka, but so worth visiting! Click here to read more.
For many, summer seems to be the most popular time to visit Itoshima. But autumn is just as good or even better. This month we introduce a short hike with a fantastic view. We also guide you to a newly opened restaurant that serves Italian dishes made with local Itoshima ingredients. Click here to read more.
This month we introduce you to a recently opened udon restaurant located close to Shiraito Falls. The udon is special, but it’s really the locally grown organic vegetables that are the stars. As you turn into the restaurant, you’ll pass by a new landmark with a fabulous view of Itoshima. Read the backstory of this place here, too. Click here to read more.
Still one more month of summer. Why not visit one of Itoshima’s fabulous beaches? Here’s some news on places to go and also about a new bus route. Enjoy Itoshima! Click here to read more.