Area: Kyushu (Page6)
Kyushu is the southernmost of Japan's main four islands. The Kyushu region includes eight prefectures: Fukuoka, Saga, Kumamoto, Nagasaki, Oita, Kagoshima, Miyazaki and Okinawa. The area partly enjoys a sub-tropical climate.
Fukuoka is a city that incorporates both the modern sophisticated era as well as the oriental richness of Japan. Festivities and nature play a big part in the beauty of Fukuoka, but at the same time, the dynamic city life adds a dash of glamour to it. One such modern landmark in the city is the Fukuoka Tower.
April 23, 2015
Located in the northwest quadrant of the southernmost of Japan’s 4 main islands, Kyushu, Fukuoka enjoys a noticeably warmer and milder climate than the likes of Tokyo and Osaka. These mild winters make Fukuoka a popular New Year holiday destination for both Tokyoites and Osakans alike.
April 18, 2015
The small town of Chiran is located right at the bottom of Kyushu, in Kagoshima Prefecture. Despite the town's location, it remains a popular tourist destination for those looking for something a little different and off the beaten track.
April 14, 2015
Along the historical road in Dazaifu, Fukuoka Prefecture, sit Dazaifu Tenmangu and an ancient little temple called Komyozenji. Dazaifu Tenmangu, a Shinto shrine dedicated to Michizane Sugawara covers 3,000 mostly wooded acres.
April 14, 2015
As one of the main city located in Oita that famous as Japan onsen prefecture, Beppu is arguably the most integral part of Oita prefecture to brand the image as the best destination for hot spring tourism in Japan because its significant number of hot spring resources, it is best to call Beppu as the city of Onsen.
March 31, 2015
About an hour and a half outside of Fukuoka City lies the scenic country town of Soeda. Located in the district of Tagawa, Soeda makes a wonderful day trip destination for those who want to experience the charm of the Japanese countryside.
March 21, 2015
Hanami literally translated means "flower viewing". Ask anyone who has lived in Japan for any length of time and they'll tell you that the word "hanami" invokes images of wonderful picnics beneath a canopy of Cherry Tree blossoms.
March 18, 2015
A glimpse at the map of Japan reveals the location of Kagoshima at the southern tip. Because of this strategic location, it has been heavily influenced by foreign countries. This location has made Kagoshima one of the most important sea-trading hub in Japan.
March 16, 2015
If you’re in the mood for rock and delicious food, then Fukuoka’s Hard Rock Cafe is a must-visit place! It has everything that you would expect a Hard Rock Cafe anywhere in the world to have: memorabilia from famous artists, a subtle ambient, delicious food and many live events throughout the year, usually from local and indie artists.
March 15, 2015
Onsen or hot spring is one of the best attractions in Japan. Your once-in-a-lifetime trip to Japan would be incomplete without a unique hot spring experience. But did you ever know that in Japan, some hot springs can literally make your skin and body healthy?
February 24, 2015
What distinguishes Kagoshima is a world-famous active volcano, Sakurajima. It’s only four kilometers ( two miles ) away from Kagoshima city. You can get to land on Sakurajima by a ferry, running every 10-15 minutes during the daytime.
February 3, 2015
Arita Porcelain Park in Saga is a theme park filled with beautiful architecture and porcelains, adding to that NEW experiences.
January 19, 2015
The Jigoku (Hell Springs) in Beppu, Oita are a stunning natural wonder of hot springs that reach temperatures of up to 98 degrees Celsius and are of different colours and consistencies. I recently had the pleasure of visiting these wonderful springs, and although I initially had no idea what I was in for, the tour turned out to be absolutely amazing!
January 14, 2015