Sumiyoshi-jinja is a garden and teahouse built by a Meiji-era merchant, with an intact garden wall, known as Rakusuien.
Kushida-jinja has displays of Hakata festival floats on the grounds, and a local history museum .
Enjoy views of Hakata and Canal City across the Naka-gawa through giant windows in this pretty dining bar. Inside it's like a...
Lonely Planet review
Once-futuristic Canal City shopping centre may be showing its age (it opened in 1996), but it still attracts crowds with its artificial canal with illuminated fountain symphony, hotels, multiplex cinema, playhouse, and about 250 boutiques, bars and bistros. It was designed by Jon Jerde, who later created Tokyo's Roppongi Hills. A new east building features international brands.