Pamphlet

A coastal city with limitless potential.
Fukuoka-an Asian crossroads.


Fukuoka City is located on Kyushu,the southern most of the four main islands of Japan. Taking advantage of its geographical position close to the Korean peninsula and the Asian continent, the region has thrived as a center for international exchange throughout history. Recently, the island is known as an "amusement island" because of the number of resort and leisure facilities available.
 Fukuoka's international airport, rail and port facilities ensure easy access to domestic and international convention locations. The city itself is a blend of the old and the new.In addition to its international convention facilities (nearing completion).Fukuoka hosts many traditional festivals and cultural activities. As the Universiade draws near,the atmosphere of excitement and anticipation is growing.