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Fukuoka Travel Guide: 260 reviews and 457 photos

Fukuoka-city is a cosmopolitan and internationalized city.

Its sightseeing attractions are contemporary rather than traditional, but they are still very much worth visit.

And Fukuoka is also renowned as a culinary center and its night life.

Where to visit

1. Sea side Momochi, is a water-front resort area.

2. Heiwadai area, nearby Tenjin district
- Ohori-Koen Park, enjoy a jogging.
- Ruins of Fukuoka Castle, plum and cherry blossoms can be enjoyed.

What to do

1. Shopping

1-1 Complex commercial facility
- Canal City Hakata
- Fukuoka City Theater
- United Cinema
1-2 Tenjin, is the biggest shopping district in Kyushu region.
- Overview of Tenjin
- Tenjin Underground Shopping Arcade
1-3 Hakata Riverain is Fukuoka's most sophisticated multi-function complex

2. Festivals
- Hakata Gion Yamagasa, held on 1st through 15th of July

3. Entertainment
- Hakata-za, Japanese traditional play Kabuki theater

4. Museums
- Fukuoka Machiya, is a forlk museum located nearby Canal City Hakata.

5. Restaurants
- Yatai, is a food stall
- Ganso Nagahamaya, is the birth place of Nagahama Ramen restaurant,

6. Professional baseball, Fukuoka Yahoo Dome

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  • SallyM's Profile Photo
    Feb 5, 2011 at 8:40 AM

    Interesting pages - I'm coming to Japan in April.

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    May 15, 2010 at 5:22 AM

    Hello, Masa! Thanks for your story!...

  • Mr.Sparkle's Profile Photo
    Nov 16, 2008 at 12:50 AM

    yes, very well done. your tips are great. well thought out indeed. thank you.

  • DSwede's Profile Photo
    Jan 22, 2008 at 11:34 PM

    Again, thanks for sharing!!

  • May 5, 2006 at 7:04 AM

    I'll be staying at New Sky Hotel Kanda June 10-Sep 7. Are there any grocery /convenience stores, nearby? Train station is 25 mins walk from hotel . Bus to train is ~7mins. What's in the area around New Sky Hotel Kanda? Thank you Bob Lee

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