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December 28th, 2015
Origin of Tonkotsu ramen is Fukuoka Prefecture
December 5th, 2015
Fukuoka Airport connecting with the world~ flying route by Finnair to Helsinki
December 2nd, 2015
50 years since Japan-Korea Diplomatic Normalization
 

Origin of Tonkotsu ramen is Fukuoka Prefecture

This Japanese food is famous overseas. Tonkotsu ramen is also popular in Japan and comes from Fukuoka Prefecture. In cooperation with ramen restaurants opened overseas, Fukuoka Prefecture receives the PR of being the origin of Tonkotsu ramen. Let's taste the Tonkotsu ramen in its original place at Fukuoka Prefecture.


Tonkotsu ramen

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Fukuoka Airport connecting with the world~ flying route by Finnair to Helsinki

Fukuoka Airport is playing an important role as a window to the world. On December 5th the event was held to celebrate the 2016 spring anniversary of the route Fukuoka – Helsinki by Finnair - an airplane carrier company from Finland. Gradually the distance between Fukuoka Prefecture and Europe is becoming shorter, and active interaction between the countries is expected. Also, a new look was given to the tourist information office for the international routes. Choosing sightseeing options became more convenient due to new brochures and sightseeing PR monitor equipment. You should definitely try these facilities when you come to visit Fukuoka Prefecture.


We welcomed Santa Clause from Finland! Commemorative photo at the time of handing a personal letter from the Mayer of Rovaniemi


Tourist information office newly opened in December

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50 years since Japan-Korea Diplomatic Normalization

Fukuoka Prefecture has played a great role as a liaison place for Japan and South Korea since old times. On December 2nd the event was held to celebrate the 50 year anniversary of Japan-Korea Diplomatic Normalization. Break-dance and modern music played on Korean traditional instruments was performed. Spectators were surrounded by beautiful music and vivid performance.


Musical performance by Korean band "GONGMYOUNG"


The performance of "Morning of Owl"

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