Southwest of Honshu, Fukuoka is in the northern part of the Kyushu region. In the middle of the prefecture, the Kusaba River runs for a mere 1.5 kilometers in Chikuzen city. Each spring brings a fantastic landscape, a blooming river of pink cherry blossoms and yellow field mustard flowers, flowing alongside the babbling brook.
By Nishitetsu Tenpin Omuta Line, disembark at Asakura Kaidou Station. Take the Asakura Badou Yamae bound bus for around 25 minutes to Shin-Machi bus stop. It is a 5-minute walk to the Sakura stream.
Address: Hisamitsu, Chikuzen, Asakura District, Fukuoka Prefecture
Airport: Fukuoka Airport
JAL cabin crews experience a segway tour.
Venerate old Sakura tree stands and overlooks the great mountains in the horizon
Warm spring welcome by 200 beautiful blooming Sakura trees
Golden national treasure recognized as world cultural heritage
Autumn in Japan, landscape dyed in red, orange, and brown
19th Century red brick architectural relic from Hokkaido’s industrial heyday
The natural water curtain heals the body and soul
Majestic Mt. Fuji, viewed from the shores of a quiet, idyllic lake
Gorgeous Sakura tree, guardian of a hillside tea plantation