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Fukuoka

Fukuoka

Nakasu and Kawabata

Nakasu, and Kawabata in this Hakata, of rivers and…

Fukuoka

Hakozaki-gu Shrine

Hakozaki-gu Shrine, to the east of Hakata Station,…

Fukuoka

SpotKorokan

“In the park there is also a museum dedicate…

Fukuoka

SpotMomochi

A new seaside city (Momochi) is proposed to be bui…

Fukuoka

Oh-hori Park

Located to the west of Tenjin is Oh-hori Park. Cul…

Fukuoka

Tamaseseri

On January third they hold Tamaseseri to read what…

Fukuoka

Hojoya

There is also Hojoya from September 12th to the 18…

Fukuoka

Fashion for young people

Relaxed Tenjin Chikagai, Tenjin Dori with its uniq…

Fukuoka

Shikanoshima Island

Connected to Umi-no-Nakamichi is Shikanoshima Isla…

Fukuoka

Dazaifu Government Office Ruins

In a place about 2 kilometers west of Dazaifu Tenm…

Fukuoka

Maizuru Park

Traces of the past are contained in Maizuru Park, …

Fukuoka

Hakata Station

JR Shinkansen, other JR lines, and subway lines ar…

Fukuoka

Tenjin

The largest mercantile area in Kyushu is Tenjin, &…

Fukuoka

Marinoa City

Now, some kilometers to the west of Seaside Momoch…

Fukuoka

Umi-no-Nakamichi

Umi-no-Nakamichi conceals a classic and romantic s…

Fukuoka

Museums

At Fukuoka City Museum, Kyodo Ningyo Doll Museum, …

Fukuoka

Fukuoka Tower and Marizon

At the front face of Fukuoka Tower, jutting out in…

Fukuoka

Fukuoka City Museum of Art

There is the Fukuoka City Museum of Art, where aro…

Fukuoka

Fukuoka today

The Fukuoka of today is much more than a mere merc…

Fukuoka

SAGA / FUKUOKA (CHIKUGO) (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 51)

Saga Prefecture is located in northern Kyushu, fac…

Fukuoka

KURUME

The Chikugo River runs through the city from the n…

Fukuoka

RAILWAY TRIP AROUND KYUSHU (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 57)

On March 12, 2011, with the opening of the norther…

Fukuoka

FUKUOKA

As far as politics, economy, and culture go, Fukuo…

Fukuoka

YANAGAWA

Yanagawa is located in the Chikugo region in the s…

Fukuoka

FUKUOKA (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 19)

Though Fukuoka is the biggest city in Kyushu, the …

Oita

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Saga

Oita

TAKEO / URESHINO

Takeo Onsen was one of the post-station towns alon…

Oita

KARATSU / YOBUKO

Today, the city retains its historical atmosphere.…

Oita

SAGA / FUKUOKA (CHIKUGO) (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 51)

Saga Prefecture is located in northern Kyushu, fac…

Oita

YOSHINOGARI

Yoshinogari Historical Park is set in an area of 1…

Oita

IMARI / ARITA

Imari and Arita ware is one of the most famous pot…

Oita

TOSU

Tosu Premium Outlets is now drawing people’s atten…

Oita

RAILWAY TRIP AROUND KYUSHU (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 57)

On March 12, 2011, with the opening of the norther…

Nagasaki

Nagasaki

NAGASAKI

When Nagasaki was permitted to trade with foreign …

Nagasaki

UNZEN

Unzen has been a well known resort since the Meiji…

Nagasaki

SHIMABARA

Shimabara, located on the east coast of the Shimab…

Nagasaki

Dejima

Dejima was the only place where direct trade with …

Nagasaki

Huis Ten Bosch

As one of Japan’s biggest theme parks, it recreate…

Nagasaki

Gunkanjima (Hashima Island)

Currently standing in ruins, this island used to b…

Nagasaki

Hirado

Hirado used to be home to Japan’s first internatio…

Nagasaki

Nagasaki Shinchi Chinatown

One of Japan’s three biggest Chinatowns, along wit…

Nagasaki

Peace Park

As many should know, Nagasaki is the second place …

Nagasaki

Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium

You can see over 170 penguins of eight different s…

Nagasaki

Glover Garden

The Glover Residence (World Cultural Heritage) is …

Nagasaki

NAGASAKI  AN AREA WITH A BEAUTIFUL AND EXOTIC LANDSCAPE

Nagasaki was the only place where trade with Holla…

Nagasaki

NAGASAKI / UNZEN / SHIMABARA (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 28)

When Nagasaki was permitted to trade with foreign …

Kumamoto

Kumamoto

Kusa-senri

The huge beautiful plain, 1 km in diameter, is loc…

Kumamoto

Komezuka

Komezuka is a 954 m hill. It was a volcanic hill a…

Kumamoto

Mount Naka-dake Crater

Mount Naka-dake was shaped more than 20,000 years …

Kumamoto

Kumamoto Castle

Kumamoto Castle is a symbol of Kumamoto and is one…

Kumamoto

Natsume Soseki Uchitsuboi Kyukyo

Natsume Soseki (author, 1867-1916) arrived at Go-k…

Kumamoto

Suizenji Joju-en

Suizenji Joju-en was home to a tea ceremony room c…

Kumamoto

Old Hosokawa Gyobu-tei House

This is the residence of Hosokawa Gyobu’s fa…

Kumamoto

YAMAGA

People have been living along Kikuchi river since …

Kumamoto

KUMAMOTO

Kumamoto City, with a population of 730,000, is th…

Kumamoto

AMAKUSA

Amakusa is comprised of some 120 islands and is su…

Kumamoto

ASO

The Aso mountain range, containing an active volca…

Kumamoto

HITOYOSHI

Hitoyoshi is located in the southernmost part of K…

Kumamoto

RAILWAY TRIP AROUND KYUSHU (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 57)

On March 12, 2011, with the opening of the norther…

Kumamoto

KUMAMOTO (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 35)

Kumamoto Castle celebrates its 400th birthday in 2…

Miyazaki

Miyazaki

SOUTHERN KYUSHU – KAGOSHIMA AND MIYAZAKI (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 39)

In 2008, an historic figure is drawing the attenti…

Kagoshima

Kagoshima

RAILWAY TRIP AROUND KYUSHU (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 57)

On March 12, 2011, with the opening of the norther…

Kagoshima

SOUTHERN KYUSHU – KAGOSHIMA AND MIYAZAKI (ATT.JAPAN ISSUE 39)

In 2008, an historic figure is drawing the attenti…