As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 22,336 and the density of 281.38 persons per km². The total area is 79.38 km².
The city was founded on April 1, 1951.
Getting in and then getting around. For example, train, bus, car, airport.
talk about jet placements, comings and goings, foreign community.
There is a big Fireworks show in Tsukumi every year around July 19th. It is a really great fireworks show (I would say it's the best I have seen in Oita Prefecture), but the traffic is horrific so I would recommend staying at someone's place in Tsukumi if you can or if not, just plan to spend several hours in traffic both on the way there and on the way back.
Tsukumi is right by the ocean. There is a "dolphin park" (イルカ島 - irukajima) but I have never been there so I can't personally vouch for it. Apparently, you can swim with dolphins
food and vitals? where? book shops and the like?
What culinary delights does this area have to offer? How wide a selection of restaurants are there? Is the town known for any food in particular?
In this section write about any other services. Maybe banks, post offices, medical, libraries, hair dresser, sports, travel agencies. Maybe places you found helpful like English schools