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Where to Watch the World Cup in Fukuoka

We have had lots of emails asking where they can watch the World Cup in Fukuoka so we prepared this non-comprehensive list of places that air the game. Drop in a comment if you want to add a place! Flag (Nakasu-kawabasa) Tel: 092-283-5518 5-2-1 4th flr.J-Park Nakasu Bldg, Nakasukawabasa, Hakata, Fukuoka City 810-0801 It is …

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Hakata Dontaku 2010

It is said that 2 million tourists flock to Fukuoka for the Dontaku Festival.  I though it was an exaggeration until I saw how crowded the streets of Tenjin had become.  There was not a single Yatai seat available and everyone was holding either a map, guidebook or a Hakata mask.  This year I didn’t …

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Fukuoka Sakura in Maizuru Koen

We have not posted a single thing for March. Seems we have been hibernating. Well, we are doine hibernating because spring has begun. And we bring you photos of the Sakura in Maizuru Koen in Fukuoka City to welcome the season! Enjoy!