January 24, 2020
A Selection of 10 Okinawan Traditional Experiences
Below we introduce a selection of ten activities, including traditional crafts, traditional costumes, and food culture, that allow you to experience the traditions of Okinawa. Whic...
January 24, 2020
Visiting Tsuboya Yachimun Street
Whether you are sitting at a dining table or walking through the aisles of a souvenir shop, the eyes are automatically drawn to the colors and craftsmanship of traditional Okinawan...
January 24, 2020
A Day in Shuri — Tracing the Roots of Awamori
A quick ride on the Yui Rail, and once again I found myself in Shuri, Naha’s old city and the heart of Okinawan culture and history. On my last visit I spent all my time in Shurijo...
January 9, 2020
A Whale Watching Guide – An Impressive Experience to Encounter in Okinawa!
From January to March, the ocean around Okinawa is in full action. This is the season when humpback whales are confirmed to be off the coast of Zamami Island, and the best season f...
January 8, 2020
Interact with horses in the natural beauty of Okinawa
Horseback riding lets you experience the nature of Okinawa in a unique way. Most people don't realize that it's an activity you can enjoy even if it's your first time on a horse. I...
December 27, 2019
Karate – Okinawa’s Bridge to the World
My time in Naha had coincided with the Karate Day, and being a bit of a martial arts buff, I took the opportunity to see one of the most impressive displays of martial arts to be f...
December 27, 2019
Market Tour and Cooking Class – Getting to Know Okinawa’s Delicious Cuisine
The morning class offers a course featuring the iconic goya champuru, with its base ingredient of bitter melon mixed with vegetables and tofu, and the star of the afternoon class ...
February 27, 2019
【Blog】”Hands-On Experience Room” at the Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum
A great sightseeing place for rainy day Haitai! It’s Mahae. We visited the “Hands-On Experience Room” at the Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum. There are tools, toys, and i...
February 20, 2019
【Blog】Oceanic Culture Museum
A great sightseeing place for rainy day Haitai! It’s Mahae. This time I visited the Oceanic Culture Museum, a good place that not many people know about, which can be enjoyed even ...
February 20, 2019
Asia Beer Cup Silver Medal Winner, OKINAWA SANGO BEER!
Haisai! It’s Chim! This time I visited Nanto Brewery in Nanjo City, Okinawa, which took home the Silver Medal in the Asia Beer Cup 2017. Nanto Brewery is located within the grounds...
February 19, 2019
【Blog】Ishigaki-yaki Pottery Class
Haitai! It’s Mahae. Ishigaki Island is located approximately one hour by air from the main island of Okinawa. The Ishigaki-yaki pottery from this small island was awarded the gold ...
February 8, 2019
The Ganju Station Nanjo
A great sightseeing place for rainy day Haitai! It’s Mahae. We visited the Ganju Station Nanjo in the city of Nanjo in Okinawa. An exhibition highlighting Sefa-utaki is currently b...