WEATHER IN OKINAWA TODAY
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Overview of Okinawa
The History of Okinawa
Seasonal Climate and Clothing
Traditional Performing Arts
A Long and Healthy Life
The Old Calendar and Okinawa’s Annual Events
Diving and Snorkeling
Four Seasons Okinawa
Basics for Travelers
Information for Muslim Travelers
Be.Okinawa Multilingual Contact Center
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...
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 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 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...
August 1, 2018
【Blog】Sun Sun Kitchen, Okinawa Soba Cooking Class
Haitai! It’s Mahae. As October 17th is the official Okinawa Soba Day, I decided to try making Okinawa soba myself by hand. I headed down to Nishizaki, Itoman, in southern Okinawa t...
July 31, 2018
【Blog】Enjoy BBQ at a New Spot on Senaga Island
Haitai! It’s Mahae. We headed to the south of the main island to Senaga Island, where Island Magic Senagajima by WBF recently had its grand opening. Here, visitors can enjoy Americ...
July 30, 2018
【Blog】Explore quaint old street stalls in Sakaemachi
Sakaemachi by Asato monorail station by Michael Paterson My first impression when I arrived in Okinawa was how welcoming people are, even if you don’t speak Japanese people seem in...
July 27, 2018
【Blog】 The Awamori Cocktail 58KACHA-SEA
Haitai! It’s Mahae. Last year, the 58KACHA-SEA cocktail won the grand prize at an awamori cocktail contest hosted by the Awamori Cocktail Committee in aim of promoting awamori, a t...
March 19, 2018
Fresh Seafood Market
Fresh Seafood In Okinawa, surrounded by warm waters, a wide range of inshore fish are caught. Out of the various fish, the tuna catch in Okinawa is among the largest in Japan, and...