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Fukuoka’s most splendid greens and sacred places

Have you ever wanted to see and experience a Shinto shrine or Buddhist temple by yourself? Or have a walk in a real traditional Japanese garden? If your answer is positive then you have to come to Fukuoka and visit 8 the most splendid gardens and holy places around the city. Only there you can find some of the oldest and most famous shrines and temples in Japan. Besides that , beautiful gardens and parks are inviting you for a stroll or a cup of delicious Japanese tea. So here are the most amazing spots, which you definitely shouldn’t miss when you come to visit wonderful city of Fukuoka. Maizuru […]

From Marizon to Nishijin – 1 day at Sazae-san Street

Marizon is a very beautiful place, but do you want to spend here a whole day? So how about exploring Sazae-san Street, too? Between Marizon and Nishijin Station you can find very interesting places along the 2 km long route. Come and let’s have a little stroll around Sazae-san Street! But first, why this street has such a unusual name? It is said, that while Machiko Hasegawa, author of the manga and anime “Sazae san”, was in this area, the idea for the series was born, and in honor of this the street was named Sazae-san Dori. Along this street you can find several signs linked to Sazae-san. Marizon Marizon […]