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.
$B!!(BFukuoka'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.