From Japanese Forests to Your Feet ・ How Vinegar Is Extracted from Kumamoto Bamboo, and... Ever wondered what's in those mysterious Japanese foot pads? This bamboo vinegar is a key ingredient! Muscular Japanese Men Pick Tea and Frolic in Tea Fields, All Available as Free Stock... From Japanese stock photo purveyor Muscle Plus, a new batch of very on-brand photos, featuring ripped men and lots of tea. What to Eat in Aso, Kumamoto ・ An Illustrated Food Guide to Kyushu, Japan A foodie exploring the Aso area of Kumamoto, one delicious bite at a time! A Delicious Meal from Hell ・ Heavenly Onsen-Steamed Food from Beppu's Hot Spring Hells Want to try a taste of the underworld? Take a trip to Kyushu to find this local specialty! Aso-Kuju National Park ・ Circling the Volcano of Mount Aso and the Other Mountains of... From Mount Aso, the largest active volcano in Japan, to the green mountainsides of central Kyushu. Exeggutor Fans Unite!? Get Egg-cited for Solaseed's Pokemon Flights in Miyazaki Pokemon fans are a varied bunch, and apparently, some even love Exeggutor enough to inspire an airline. Nagasaki's New Website Welcomes Ghost of Tsushima Fans to the Real Tsushima Island Ghost of Tsushima is the next big hit on the gaming scene, and Tsushima Island's tourism association is here for it! A Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Travel Destination! Visit the Kamado Shrines of Kyushu If you watch Demon Slayer, the name “Kamado” probably sounds familiar! Check out the southern Japanese shrines where Demon Slayer fans can't help but gather. The First Gunpla Flagship Store in Kyushu: The Gundam Base Fukuoka CArrying over 2,000 items in store, Japan's biggest Gunpla store has opened its first flagship store in Kyushu and the second of its kind in Japan on the 30th of November, 2019. Shopping for the Winter, and Outdoor Adventures, at Arc'teryx in Fukuoka Far too many travelers visit Japan and only make it to Tokyo and Kansai, totally missing out on the fun of the country's farther reaches. But a trip to Fukuoka, found on the Japanese island of Kyushu, is not only a great place to slurp up some Hakata ramen and hear a unique new dialect of Japanese, it's also a great place for some outdoor gear shopping. Head to the Arc'teryx in the MARK IS Momochi shopping mall for a winter shopping trip in Fukuoka during your next visit to Japan, and you'll understand why. ☙ Fall Foliage 2019 ❧ Kyushu - The Waterfall and The Yellow Maple Leaves at Takachiho... Autumn is coming to the northern hemisphere, and in Japan that means it's time for koyo (紅葉), or fall foliage viewing! Every year crowds around the country flock to the most beautiful spots to see the seasons change, and the leaves shift from green to red. With amazing weather and colorful scenery, it's a great time to explore Japan. Because Kyushu is located in the south of Japan, the weather is relatively warmer and thus the foliage season comes later in the year. The autumn maple leaves turning red and yellow at the Takachiho Gorge is one of the best places to see the autumn foliage. JUMP SHOP for All Jump Comic Fans Jump Shop has many anime-related goods for those who like Jump Comics! Fukuoka's Famous Local Cuisine, Horumon Teppanyaki Have you heard of the Japanese "Horumon"? Normally this refers to any dish that uses intestines of beef or pork.
If you are willing to try, give it a go at Teppan Tenjin Horumon in Hakata, Fukuoka. Fukuoka's Little Art Gallery Close To Yakuin-Odori Station A Gallery, a Restaurant, a Cafe and a Shop, all in one stop. This little restaurant offers more than just local cuisine. Rakusuien Gardens, A Peaceful Time in The City of Hakata Even in the busy city of Hakata, you can find your quiet spot. Rakusuien Gardens is located right in the centre of Hakata close to the Hakata station. Have fun at the Momochi Beach (Momochihama) in Fukuoka! Staying in Fukuoka? Have you been to this beach yet? The Most Kawaii Bus Trip in Japan: The Fruity Bus Stops of Nagasaki Surrounded by the blue sky and blue seas, spotting a giant melon in the distance might make you think you've accidentally driven right into fairyland. But this dreamy coastal scene isn't from any fairytale, and it's not a mirage. Take a bus ride along the shore in Nagasaki's Isahaya City, and the giant fruits you see are bus stops around the Konagai area, for your everyday transportation needs. (That doesn't mean spotting this cute fruit doesn't still feel a little magical!) Here's how to check them out... Taking a Self Guided Tour Around Kyushu with Drive Japan! Travelling has been made easy with the help Drive Japan! We had them plan out a 3 day trip around Kyushu for us!! Looking for a Local Shopping Experience at Canal City Hakata in Fukuoka KALDI COFFEE FARM, ViTO, SENSE OF PLACE by URBAN RESEARCH, and more! Road Trip Around Southern Kyushu Visiting Popular Sightseeing Spots in Kagoshima,... Kyushu is Japan's third-largest island and is primarily known for its beautiful wide-open nature and hot springs due to the many active volcanos throughout Kyushu. Aso Mountain, which has a caldera of world scale, and Sakurajima, which is currently active, are among the most famous. They not only provide tourist spots formed by hot springs and its smoke, but their magnificent appearance is recognized as its own value. JAPAN TRAVEL RECOMMENDATION★World Heritage Park One of Japan's most beautiful places! Viewing Sakurajima from the Best Western Rembrandt Hotel Resort The Symbol of Kagoshima Perfect Summer Kagoshima Food Recommendation★'Polar Bear' Ice! Kagoshima is at the southern tip of Kyushu, Japan. Kagoshima is filled with charismatic and lovely people, so it only makes sense that their food would be just as great. JAPANESE FOOD RECOMMENDATION★Ramen! Ramen! Ramen! Kagoshima Ramen! As many may have noticed, Japanese ramen is starting to take over the food world as we know it. Thank goodness for that too, because ramen is a love relationship like none other. The question is, what's your favorite kind of ramen? Salt (shio)? Soy sauce (shoyu)? Miso? Or is it pork base (tonkotsu)? We understand it can be hard to pick, but let us introduce you to a kind of ramen you have yet to experience!