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Only in Okinawa! | A Guide to the Island's Top Specialties

Okinawa! The salty smell of the sea combined with the cool ocean breeze overlooking the endless horizon will be a vacation you won't forget! There are so many local delights that can only be found here, so before your visit, keep an eye out for these particular specialties that make Okinawa the unforgettable destination that it is.

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Cowabunga in Okinawa! | Explore this Island’s Beach Activities

Okinawa is commonly referred to as the Hawaii of Japan, and for those of you planning your next summer getaway, this could be the perfect destination for a fun-fulled summer. Here are a few kinds of activities that you can enjoy during your stay!

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Okinawa's most delicious treat!

Japan is famous for having its own particular food for each of its 47 prefectures.  Some foods are well known and served all across Japan; others are prefecture

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Taketomi - where time seems to magically slow down

Japan's most southern islands, the Yaeyama islands, are a popular travel destination for vacation hungry locals, as well as international visitors. And their po

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Okinawa's coffee paradise

When you think of Okinawa, you think of endless sandy beaches, crystal clear water, summer, sunshine and island spirit. But did you know that there is a hidden

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10 Okinawan Souvenirs So Good You'll Want to Shop Online to Get Your Stash

When an Okinawan friend sends love, it comes in the form of one or more (or all, if you're extremely lucky) of these ten local favorites. Our family visited Oki

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Okinawa, is the gratest place of Japan?

Do you remember Japan? The cradle of spirituality, peace and, in turn, the nerve center of the frenzied world, of coming and going and technology. A delicious c

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Okinawa 5-day-tour Itinerary

A five-day tour is recommended for your first trip to Okinawa. However, much of your time will probably be spent traveling from one place to another since Okina

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The First Impression of Okinawa

Okinawa is the southernmost island in Japan, consisting of the main Okinawa Island, Miyako Islands, and Yaeyama Islands. It is closer to Taiwan than it is to th

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Escape to Okinawa's Yaeyama Islands

Closer to Taiwan than to Tokyo, Okinawa's Yaeyama Islands have a tropical rainforest climate, a wealth of natural beauty, and a laid-back island culture that dr