WEATHER IN OKINAWA TODAY
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Overview of Okinawa
The Wonderful Nature of Okinawa
Prehistory (Paleolithic era – Gusuku era)
Seasonal Climate and Clothing
Food Culture in Okinawa
What is awamori, the distinctive sake of Okinawa?
Ingredients grown in the rich climate of Okinawa
Traditional Performing Arts
Blue Zone Okinawa, the secret of longevity
The Old Calendar and Okinawa’s Annual Events
Features of Traditional Houses
Diving and Snorkeling
Four Seasons Okinawa
Basics for Travelers
Information for Muslim Travelers
Be.Okinawa Multilingual Contact Center
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
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 “...
February 28, 2020
Exploring Naha by Bicycle
Okinawa attracts dedicated cyclists to the Miyako Strongman triathlon and Tour de Okinawa, bicycle race but you can enjoy riding a bicycle in the cities and towns as well. Let’s ex...
February 27, 2020
Learn from the Wisdom of Long Life
Okinawa Prefecture is known for the longevity of its people, but Ogimi Village in the Northern Okinawa Main Island is specifically known as the “Village of Longevity”, and people c...
February 25, 2020
The Yaeyama Islands — A Blend of Natural Beauty and Timeless Culture
The Yaeyama Islands are widely known for their natural beauty, gorgeous beaches, superb diving, and lush vegetation. The entire area is a jewel of nature and important enough to be...
February 17, 2020
A Night in Koza — The Beating Heart of Okinawan-American Fusion Culture
There are many attractive nightspot areas on the Okinawa Main Island, such as Naha’s Kokusai Street and environs, and some areas around Chatan. But to get an authentic dose of Okin...
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. ...
February 27, 2019
【Blog】The Hands-On Experience Room at the Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum
A great sightseeing place for a 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...
February 20, 2019
【Blog】Oceanic Culture Museum
A great sightseeing place for a 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 eve...
February 6, 2019
【Blog】Forest Adventure IN Onna
An Outdoor Park in Harmony with Nature Haitai! It’s Mahae. This time I paid a visit to Forest Adventure in Onna, which is located in the northern part of Okinawa Prefecture, an are...
February 5, 2019
【Blog】Remote Island Day Trip!
A day-trip tour with Okinawa Grand Mer Resort to the remote Tsuken Island Haisai! I’m Mahae Chan’s friend, Chimu the Shisa. This time I went on a remote island day trip to Tsuken I...
February 4, 2019
【Blog】The Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum
A great sightseeing place for a rainy day The Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum in Omoromachi, Naha is a great way to spend a day learning about Okinawa and the history of th...