Hi, I’m Leona


Hi, I’m Leona

I’ve lived in Fukuoka for 24 years

I speak Japanese

I am Potter


Hey there! I'm Leona, your friendly local host here in vibrant Fukuoka! I adore everything about this vibrant city, from the mouthwatering seafood to the countless hidden gems tucked away in Nishijin to Ohori and Sawara ward neighborhoods, I'm your go-to gal for all things Fukuoka. You'll often find me exploring new eateries and cozy cafes, or leisurely walks or bike rides through the lush rice fields. I'm always in the know about the latest seasonal events. Rest assured, I have the inside scoop on everything and anything happening in Fukuoka. So, whether you're craving foodie delights, seeking off-the-beaten-path adventures, or simply want to soak in the rich culture of this incredible city, I'm here to make your Fukuoka experience unforgettable. Let's create memories together in this charming corner of Japan!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Local cuisine Food markets Fine dining Theater Art galleries & museums Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Hikes Social history Religious history Department stores Vintage shops Handicrafts & souvenirs Popular culture Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Painting Sculpture Second-hand markets Specialty shops Bookstores Music stores Classical music Pop music Country music Folk music Cafe and deserts Ceramic art History Japanese Architecture

Experiences I love to host