November 27, 2020
A Grand Tour of Renewal and Relaxation in Southern Okinawa
Okinawa's warm subtropical climate and clear azure waters have made the islands a popular marine sports destination. Still, Okinawa can also provide relaxation and tranquility for ...
November 17, 2020
Snorkeling Guide
Beginners friendly!The attraction of snorkeling in Okinawa. Compared to scuba diving, even the inexperienced can safely enjoy the beautiful waters of Okinawa by snorkeling. The oce...
November 17, 2020
Diving Guide
The waters around Okinawa are perfect for diving with colorful gem-like fish swimming around the beautiful coral reefs. There are diving spots throughout Okinawa, drawing drivers f...
November 16, 2020
Ocean Treasures: Okinawa’s Coral Reefs for Future
On the northwest coast of Okinawa, Onna Village is well known for diving spots such as Cape Manza and Blue Cave and has the nickname Coral Village. Local organizations such as Onna...
October 27, 2020
A One Day Trip in Naha with a Dash of Karate
Okinawa boasts some of the best beach resorts in Japan, visited by many domestic and foreign tourists, but did you also know that it is the birthplace of karate? There are some 130...
March 31, 2020
Explore Shuri, a Cross Road of the Past and Present
The Ryukyu Kingdom emerged about 600 hundred years ago, when the Ryukyu Islands were unified for the first time under a single king. The kingdom was centered on the island of Okina...
March 13, 2020
3 Compact Theme Tours in Naha
The city of Naha is the bustling capital of Okinawa Prefecture, which in the Ryukyu Kingdom era was the main port and hub of foreign trade with South-East Asia, China, Japan, and K...
March 5, 2020
A Day to Relax and Explore Ie Island
Ie Island is just a 30-minute ferry ride from the main island of Okinawa and a perfect place to spend a day or weekend exploring and relaxing. You can discover the island by car, ...
March 5, 2020
Stunning Colors of the Ocean around Miyako Island
A new airport on Shimoji Island opened in 2019, and visiting Miyako Region is becoming easier. The region is welcoming visitors from all over the world who want to see the famous “...
March 4, 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...
March 3, 2020
A Trip Around the History of Okinawa
For 450 years, before becoming Okinawa Prefecture in 1879, Okinawa was an independent country called the Ryukyu Kingdom. The Ryukyu Kingdom flourished as a base for East Asian trad...
February 28, 2020
Yanbaru – Getting Back to Nature
Lush green forests, mangroves, waterfalls, and unique wildlife make Yanbaru the perfect place to immerse yourself in an idyllic landscape. Unwind from the hustle of everyday life, ...