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Kappa Tour (JR Tanushimaru Station, KAPATERIA, Kappa Road)

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Chilling at "Kappa Town" while discovering local gourmet!

JR Tanushimaru Station
"Omukae (welcome) Kappa" is here to welcome visitors at the platform of JR Tanushimaru Station!
Tanushimaru Town of Kurume City is located in the southern part of Fukuoka Prefecture. The largest river of Kyushu, Chikugo River flows through the town. The place is also known as Kappa town due to a "Kappa Legend" that exists in this area. Tanushimaru town is a popular tourist spot where you can find various Kappa statues laying around the town! Let's see how Indonesian influencers Stefi and Ayu spent their relaxing day in the "Kappa Town" on their last day of the trip!
* Kappa: A Japanese yokai that is said to live in water, typically rivers and ponds.
JR Tanushimaru Station
Firstly, they visited the Kappa-themed JR Tanushimaru Station buillding, hence it is also known as the "Kappa station"! Stefi and Ayu tried out some of the unique Kappa inspired menu at the cafe "KAPATERIA" located inside the "Kappa station"!
KAPATERIA
Adorable Kappa Curry puts a smile on your face!

KAPATERIA
Popular dessert from the KAPATERIA, "Kappa Macaron" is also a must-try!

StefiStefi: The Kappas here are so adorableee!! I'm currently living in Tokyo, so visiting a place like Tanushimaru, surrounded by rich nature, really helped me feel relaxed! Also, "Kappa Curry" was so good, I ate up everything quickly♪

KAPATERIANatural sunlight flooding into the cafe! The platform of JR Tanushimaru Station is just across the window!

KAPATERIASeasonal limited edition! Here is freshly squeezed juice of fig called "dauphin" produced in Tanushimaru!

AyuAyu: The freshly squeezed fig juice was so sweet and tasty! The Kappa statues laying around the station and the Kappa themed station are so cute!

Kappa RoadBig and small Kappa statues laying here and there of the "Kappa Road" along the Tanushimaru station!
Tanushimaru Town, surrounded by the huge Mino Mountain Range, is gifted with nature and is known as a land of fruits! Nature activities such as grape picking and fig picking are recommended here! If you have the chance of visiting Tanushimaru Town, why not have a relaxing time finding adorable Kappas!
JR Tanushimaru StationHere is Stefi and Ayu taking a picture in front of the "Kappa station" while wearing "Kappa mask"!

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KAPATERIA

- Address: Inside JR Tanushimaru Station, 1015‐2 Tanushimaru, Tanushimaru-machi, Kurume-shi, Fukuoka-ken, Japan
- Official Website: https://kapateria.com/
- Facebook: HERE!
- Instagram: @kapateria

* All information correct as of October 2021. There are occasions when the layout of the facility / food menu may differ from the content featured in this article.

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Stefi and Ayu
(From left) Ayu and Stefi

Stefi (Stephanie Pricilla Indarto Putri)
- Twitter: @sutepiii
- Instagram: @sutepiii
- YouTube: HERE!

Ayu (Sasaki Ayu)
- Instagram: @sasaki_lisana

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