Sights in Okinawa

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Ishigakijima Itauchi Bokujou

Ishigakijima Kitauchi Bokujo, which is only a 10 minute drive away from the Ishigaki city center, and around a 30 minute drive away from Ishigaki airport. Ishig

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Oceanic Culture Museum And Planetarium

Part of the Ocean Expo Park and doubling as a planetarium, this museum focuses on the activities that encompass oceanic culture, including the methods of fishin

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Kinjo Dam

Used mostly for flood control of the Li River, this concrete gravity dam is located near Shuri Castle. The Kinjo Dam took a little over 10 years to build and co

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Kaiji Beach

Located a 15-minute express boat ride from Ishigaki City, this beach on Taketomi Island is famous for its hoshizuna (star sand). Kaiji Beach is often referred t

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Miyaradunchi

A former residence of the nobility and now preserved as a museum, this building and its grounds are symbolic of the architecture and landscape of the Yaeyama Is