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Top Things to Do in Fukuoka, Japan, from a Cruise Ship - Created by Staff

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Ōhori Park - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The name Ōhori means a large moat and it derives from the fact that Kuroda Nagamasa, the old lord of Fukuoka, reclaimed the northern half of a cove or an inlet called Kusagae which was facing Hakata Bay and made a moat for the Fukuoka Castle.

Nokonoshima Island

Nokonoshima Island may be just 10 minutes by ferry from Meinohama, but the tranquil atmosphere feels like another world. Only 12km in circumference, the island is easy to walk around and is a great place to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Fukuoka Dome

The Fukuoka Yafuoku! Dome is a baseball field, located in Chūō-ku, Fukuoka, Japan. Built in 1993, the stadium was originally named Fukuoka Dome and can accommodate 38,561 spectators. It was Japan's first stadium with a retractable roof. In 2005, Yahoo! JAPAN, one of SoftBank's subsidiaries, acquired the stadium's naming rights, and thus renamed it Fukuoka Yahoo!

Underground city - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Possibly the most famous underground cities are Montreal's RÉSO, used by more people than any other locale[citation needed ] and the largest underground city network in the world .[citation needed ], and Toronto's PATH, which according to Guinness World Records , is the largest underground shopping complex in the world with 371,600 square metres (3,999,869 sq ft) of retail space.

Marine World Uminonakamichi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Marine World Uminonakamichi is a public aquarium in Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

Fukuoka Art Museum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Fukuoka Art Museum is an art museum in Fukuoka, Japan. It contains a notable collection of Asian art and exhibits various temporary exhibitions. In November 2010 it hosted a large exhibition of Marc Chagall's work.

Fukuoka Castle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The castle lies in the centre of Fukuoka, on top of Fukusaki hill. The Naka River , Naka-gawa in Japanese, acts as a natural moat on the eastern side of the castle, while the western side uses a mudflat as a natural moat.

Nakasu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Nakasu is the red-light district which exists between the sandbank of the Naka River and the Hakata River in Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. It is named after a popular, but very short-lived, entertainment quarter of Edo, which existed in the late 18th century.

Fukuoka Tower - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Fukuoka Tower has three observation decks: one at 116m, a café/lounge deck at 120m and the highest at 123 metres above the ground. The tower also has a triangular cross-section which is covered with 8000 half-mirrors. Because of this, it has been given the nickname "Mirror Sail".

Canal City Hakata - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Canal City Hakata is a large shopping and entertainment complex in Fukuoka, Japan. Called the "city within the city," it boasts numerous attractions including shops; cafes; restaurants; a theater; game center; cinemas; two hotels; and a canal, which runs through the complex.

Fukuoka Municipal Zoo and Botanical Garden

The Fukuoka Municipal Zoo and Botanical Garden , also known as the Fukuoka City Zoological Garden, is a zoo and botanical garden established in 1953 and located within Minami-koen park at 1-1, Minami-Koen, Chūō-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan. The garden contains about 1,300 types of outdoor garden plants, mostly common.

Asian Art Museum

Asia is not one place. The ideas and ideals that we call Asian are countless and diverse. Some of our artworks are ancient. Others are contemporary. Artistic and educational programs empower visitors to discover the relevance of great artworks in personal ways. Immersed in our galleries, visitors ponder the universal values found in human expression.

Level-5 Stadium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Level-5 Stadium (formerly Hakatanomori Football Stadium, renamed on March 1, 2008 for Naming rights), located in the Hakata ward of Fukuoka city is the home ground of Avispa Fukuoka football ( soccer) club.