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People in Fukuoka-ken including me like a festival.
Especially during summer season, many festivals are held at any places which you can watch and participate.

Why don’t you come to Fukuoka-ken to join us?

Where to visit

1) Fukuoka-city, is a cosmopolitan and internationalized city
2) Kitakyushu, is the Gateway to Fukuoka-ken and Kyusyu Region
3) Dazaifu, a famous shrine is there
4) Yanagawa
5) Kurume

What to do

1) Festivals held in Fukuoka-ken are;
Kokura Gion Daiko, Tobata Gion Yamagase, Hakata Gion Yamagasa

2) Amusement Park, Space World built in collaboration with NASA

3) Shopping
River walk, in Kitakyusyu-city
Tenjin, Fukuoka-city
Canal City Hakata, Fukuoka-city

4) Professional Baseball, Fukuoka Yahoo Dome

5) Souveniors
①Hakata-ningyo (a pottery doll)

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  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Nov 20, 2006 at 7:34 PM

    Sugoi. I only stopped at Hakata to change train to Nagasaki. Next time.... Pedestrian tunnel of Kanmon Bridge looks interesting and all the festivals. Cheers, SL

  • elPierro's Profile Photo
    Oct 19, 2006 at 11:02 AM

    Nice info on Fukuoka area, I will be visiting Fukuoka in a few weeks. Are there any nice festivals in this period? Greetings, Peter

  • salisbury3933's Profile Photo
    Mar 18, 2006 at 3:30 AM

    Some good info on Fukuoka ken. Have a look at my Fukuoka ken pages as well. It's a good gateway to Kyushu and other parts of japan/

  • dlandt's Profile Photo
    Feb 4, 2006 at 1:36 AM

    Any ferries to Shikoku? Have you been to world famous Kumamoto?

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