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Fukuoka is a modern, clean city with over one million inhabitants. Its location near the rest of Asia makes Fukuoka one of the major gateways to Japan.

There are a handful of tourist attractions in the city such as Fukuoka Castle, Fukuoka Tower, Fukuoka Beach, and several temples and shrines. However, the majority of travelers to Fukuoka are not here for the history or culture. This city has one of Japan's most famous nightlife districts at Nakasu, and Fukuoka is also famous for its shopping opportunities in areas such as Tenjin and Canal City.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Clean, modern, good nightlife
  • Cons:Japanese women have a very stange sense of fasion (particularly the orange hair)
  • In a nutshell:Worth a short visit if you are nearby
  • Last visit to Fukuoka-ken: Oct 2003
  • Intro Updated Jan 20, 2007
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  • Toshioohsako's Profile Photo
    Nov 15, 2007 at 6:51 AM

    First time in my life I was briefed about Okinawa and Fukuoka. I have never been there. Greetings

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