Fukuoka Prefecture39 Videos

Fukuoka Local Cafes: Novel Cafe Lily

A lovely little cafe in the peaceful neighborhood of Meinohama in Fukuoka. This is a local cafe specializing in specialty coffee and the owner Lily is such a kind-hearted and a loving human being. This is one place you ought not to miss on your travels to Fukuoka Japan. http://www.coffeelingual.com/novel-cafe-lily/ Address: 2-12-5 Meinohama, Nishi-ward ,Fukuoka […]

Fukuoka Roaster Cafes: Neutral Coffee

A roaster cafe in Fujisaki Fukuoka. Toru Nishioka talks about his cafe, the difficulties of roasting and a message to his customers. For more info, check out the blog post below. http://www.coffeelingual.com/neutral-coffee/ 福岡の藤崎にある自家焙煎店ニュートラルコーヒー。店主の西岡徹がコーヒーを語る。 Song: Joey Pecoraro -To be happy Sound Effect: Cinematic Reel – freesound.org dworker88

Fukuoka Roaster Cafes: Fusuku Coffee

An innovative specialty roaster cafe in Fukuoka Japan. Koji Fusuku talks about his journey and pursuit of the best cup of coffee. My blog post about Fusuku Coffee: http://www.coffeelingual.com/fusuku-coffee/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coffeelingual/ Fusuku Coffee Website: http://fusukucoffee.jp Music ‘longing’ by Joakim Karud http://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud Thanks for Watching 😉

Around Omuta City – Japan’s Modern Industrial Heritage Sites of Meiji Period

Along with the Japanese Government, Fukuoka Prefecture has been supporting the Modern Industrial Heritage Sites in Kyushu and Yamaguchi as a 2015 candidate for the UNESCO World Heritage List. Today, we will introduce you to Omuta City’s Miike Coal Mine and its related facilities – one of the nominated sites of the industrial revolution.

Lilies of Fukuoka

Lilies – the long-loved flowers symbolizing beauty. In this episode, we will visit Ukiha City to introduce you to gorgeous lilies of Fukoka.

With Ecoton! Kyushu Geibun-kan and Chikugo Funagoya Sightseeing

Kyushu Geibun-kan which opened in April of 2013 and tourist attractions around Chikugo Funagoya Station will be introduced with Ecoton’s assistance.

By Fukuoka Water-bus, Fuku-haku Minato Deai Boat. let’s go to Nokonoshima Island!

A water-bus, Fuku-haku Minato Deai Boat which departs from and arrives at Tenjin Central Park in the center of Fukuoka City and Nokonoshima Island where nature in four seasons and delicious specialties can be enjoyed will be introduced.

Greenpia Yame: Shall we try forest therapy?

A walk with a guide in the woods at Greenpia Yame which is designated as a “forest therapy base” in Yame City. In addition, a boxed lunch using Yame’s ingredients after relaxation in the woods.

kuwashionomai (traditional dance) and kamizumo (sumo of the gods)

Here is a short introduction on Significant Intangible Cultural Assets: Performances of kuwashionomai (traditional dance) and kamizumo (sumo of the gods) using kugutsu (wooden puppets) help display a unique custom that’s part of the shrine’s long history. Location: Koinumaru, Yoshitomi Town, Chikujo County Date: August 6th Designated objects (by Japan): Hachimankohyou Shrine’s kugutsu and their […]

Oniyo at Daizenji Tamataregu

“Oniyo at Daizenji Tamataregu” is a traditional event that is nationally designated as an important intangible folk cultural property. Oniyo is held on 7th January every year at Daizenji Tamataregu Shrine in Kurume City. It is one of the Japan’s three biggest fire festivals, with a history of more than 1600 years. Many people visit […]

Fukuoka Asia Medical Support Center

Fukuoka Asia Medical Support Center, assisting foreigners who feel uneasy with language seeking consultations in hospitals in Fukuoka Prefecture. We have telephone and dispatch interpretation services for English / Chinese / Korean, as well as a general consultation window. Please feel free to contact us.

Fukuoka Yokamon Hiroba

Fukuoka Prefectural Government Building’s 11th floor got a make-over and re-opened in April this year as “Fukuoka Yokamon Hiroba.” In this episode, we introduce you to this gathering place for Fukuoka’s specialty crafts, tourism, and various other items of interests. Filled with a ton of attractions, Fukuoka Yokamon Hiroba is a fun place to watch, […]

A closer look into voluntary organization for disaster prevention

Voluntary organizations for disaster prevention play a vital role within your local community for the purpose of protecting our own cities, towns, and neighborhood during a natural disaster. In this episode, we will take a closer look into the functions and regular activities of our local voluntary organization for disaster prevention.

Kyushu OLLE – Munakata/Oshima Island

Introducing to you is Fukuoka’s recommended walkabout! South Korea’s popular trekking course, OLLE, comes to Kyushu. Kyushu OLLE features 14 routes all together within the Kyushu region. In this episode, we walk through this one particular, nature-and-history-filled course with Munakata/Oshima Island course guide, Mr. Okinishi.

An Oyster Hut Excursion in Itoshima

Get your winter BBQ on at an oyster hut right on the waterfront. The beautiful harbor of Shimafunakoshi in Itoshima has 8 huts seating over 1000. http://japantravel.com/permalink/16880 Read more from Tristan Scholze: http://japantravel.com/author/tristan.scholze/profile

Breakfast View at the Sea Hawk

This morning view timelapse from the Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk on the 34th floor looks east across the Yafuoku! Dome and the city.  http://japantravel.com/permalink/18391 Read more from Tristan Scholze: http://japantravel.com/author/tristan.scholze/profile Music: “Five Stars” by Mike Nowa (http://www.melodyloops.com/support/full-license/) http://www.melodyloops.com/music/free/

Sunset at Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk

Timelapse video of a sunset from an Executive Suite of the Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk. View of Momochi, the beach, and Hakata Bay. http://japantravel.com/permalink/18390 Read more from Tristan Scholze: http://japantravel.com/author/tristan.scholze/profile