VISIT OKINAWA JAPAN Official Okinawa Travel Guide

July 30, 2018

Explore quaint old street stalls in Sakaemachi

Sakaemachi by Asato monorail station My first impression when I arrived in Okinawa was how welcoming people are, even if you don’t speak Japanese people seem interested and do thei...
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 as a wayof promoting awamori, a ...
March 20, 2018

Okinawa Bullfighting Ushiōrasē

The History of Okinawa Bullfighting In Okinawa, bullfighting is known as Ushiōrasē. Bullfighting tournaments are one of Okinawa’s more popular tourist attractions and consist of u...
March 20, 2018

The Great Tugs-of-War

Index Experience the Festival Spirit of Okinawa While Praying for Good Health! The Great Tugs-of-War The Three Major Tugs-of-War in Okinawa Naha Great Tug-of-War Itoman Great Tug-...
March 20, 2018

Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

Get an Insight into the Vast Waters Surrounding Okinawa at Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium Located in the Motobu area of Northern Okinawa, Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is a popular tourist...
March 19, 2018

Hari (Hare)

Hari: A Traditional Sports Event Held in Okinawa Every year on May 4 of the lunar calendar (around late May to June) a ‘Hari’ takes place in fishing ports throughout Okinawa. This...
March 19, 2018

Fresh Seafood Market

Fresh Seafood In Okinawa, surrounded by warm waters, you are able to catch a wide range of inshore fish. Out of the numerous fish to be had, the tuna catch in Okinawa is among the...
March 19, 2018

Eisa

“In Okinawa, you can hear sounds of taiko being practiced somewhere every night when it comes close to Bon Festival each year. *Taiko is a traditional Japanese drum.” That’s right....
March 19, 2018

Beginners Welcome! The Staple Marine Activity

Check the 10 basic activities to best enjoy the sea in Okinawa Okinawa is known for its blue ocean, white sandy beach and glittering sun! You can experience an abundance of nature...