Japanese School in Japan,Fukuoka - NILS

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Today, I would like you to imagine the life of going to school at NILS. Let me tell you a bit about Ogori.


<Train Station>

  • A 15-minute walk from Nishitetsu Ogori Station to NILS (left photo)
  • A 15-minute walk from Ogori Station on Amaki Railway to NILS







<Grocery Store>

There is a supermarket 10 minutes away from the school. You can buy groceries as well as clothing and electric appliances.


<Larger Modern General Store>

There is a larger general store which is a 10-minute walk from Oho Station on Nishitetsu Railway. (It’s a 2-minute train ride from Nishitetsu Ogori to Oho.) You can buy a variety of goods including groceries, clothing, shoes, household goods, electric appliances, and books.









There is a café which is a 5-minute walk from NILS.






<Hair Salon/Barber Shop>

There is a salon which is a 5-minute walk from Ogori Station on Nishitetsu Railway. You can also find one in a larger general store.



There is an internist which is a 5-minute walk from NILS. A large hospital is a 5-minute walk from Ogori Station on Nishitetsu Railway.


<City Hall>

A 15-minute walk from NILS









Gion Shrine is a 15-minute walk from NILS.








Some of the NILS graduates were admitted to college thanks to praying at this shrine(?)

Did you get a glimpse of life at NILS? I would be pleased to know if this information was helpful to you at all. You can get just about everything you need within walking distance from NILS. This area may not be as convenient or exciting as larger cities, but it would provide you the most suitable environment to learn. Ogori is quiet and full of green space as well. Please come to Ogori!


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