Bayside Place and the surrounding areas
[Knowing Fukuoka]
Around Bayside Place(Hakata-ku)

Summary

This waterfront area has the Hakata Port Tower of 100 meters tall and Bayside Place Hakata, an amusement facility housing a lot of cafes and restaurants.

You can stroll around here, feeling the sea breeze.
This area overlooks Marine Messe, Fukuoka Convention Center and Fukuoka Kokusai Center on the opposite shore and they hold music concerts and exhibitions and other events.

The area is also known as a place where as many as 1.39 million people returned from China and other Asian regions and landed on the shore right after the end of the Second World War.
Now there is a monument to pray for perpetual peace.

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