Blog Posts - Okinawa



Protests in Japan Denounce United States Military Presence

Japanese protesters gathered outside the parliament building in Tokyo on Sunday to demand the removal of a US base on the island of Okinawa. Numerous rallies have been held recently, both on the island and the Japanese mainland, to oppose the US mili...
by Actualité Distincte on May 27, 2015

Terremoto Oggi Okinawa M6.6 con allarme tsunami poi revocato

  TERREMOTI NEL MONDO OGGI 20/4 – Le isole che furono teatro della sanguinosa battaglia di Okinawa, tra le forze statunitensi e quelle giapponesi durante la seconda guerra mondiale, sono protagoniste di un allerta tsunami in queste ore. L'...
by Notizie IN on Apr 19, 2015

10 Tempat Wisata di Jepang yang Wajib Dikunjungi

Siapa tak mengenal Jepang? Negeri Sakura ini telah berhasil menjadi salah satu negara maju di Asia bahkan dunia. Produk yang dihasilkan negara ini sudah tak asing lagi digunakan dalam kehidupan sehari-hari, sebut saja motor, mobil dan berbagai perang...
by Aneka Tempat Wisata on Apr 19, 2015

Kadena AB

  I’m a bit late on getting this last portion of our latest Space A trip.  I’m late because I was thinking I finished it already.  I started new notes after we returned and I used the same notebook, so these notes ended up being fo...
by Texan in the Philippines on Jan 27, 2015

ABC’s of Travel, Andrea Edition

I’ve been seeing this “ABC’s of Travel” thing going around on the travel blogs lately, and thought it looked fun, so I’m jumping on board! Whether you know me in person, “know me” from the internet, or are ju...
by World Walk About on Dec 2, 2014

Okinawa,Japan 007

We are pleasant to come into contact with many animals in Okinawa. Of course, there is also a pitiful animal... Kouli island (古宇利島)Hamahiga island (浜比嘉島)Kouli island (古宇利島)Kouli island (古宇利島)Nago(Neo park Nago/ネオ...
by NAMA WASAVI on Oct 19, 2014

Okinawa,Japan 006

May the sea in Okinawa still be forever beautiful! May the marine living thing follow great life! Maeda,Onna(Maeda-misaki/真栄田岬)Nakijingusuku(今帰仁城)Nakijingusuku(今帰仁城)Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium(沖縄ちゅら海水...
by NAMA WASAVI on Oct 15, 2014

Hello Okinawa! ☀

Our cruise vacation is coming to an end. We’re already arriving on the shores of Japan. This is Okinawa, where we spent some time before heading back to the mainland soon after. Okinawa is the perfect place to spend summer in Japan. Hot &...
by Joshua Hideki on Oct 11, 2014

Okinawa,Japan 005

by NAMA WASAVI on Oct 10, 2014

Okinawa,Japan 004

Motobu-cho,NagoIejima(Ie-island/伊江島)Iejima(Ie-island/伊江島)Motobu-cho,Nago(Pizza Kajinhou/花人逢)Sesokojima(Sesoko-island/瀬底島)Sesokojima(Sesoko-island/瀬底島)Sesokojima(Sesoko-island/瀬底島)Motobu-cho,...
by NAMA WASAVI on Sep 28, 2014

Okinawa,Japan 003

Iemura,IejimaIemura,IejimaYamanoha,NagoNakinjin-son(Nakinjingusuku/今帰仁村)Yamanoha,NagoSesokojima(Sesoko-island/瀬底島)Nago(Neo park Nago/ネオパーク名護)Hamahigajima,UrumaYamanoha,Nago...
by NAMA WASAVI on Sep 22, 2014

Travel Notes from Tokyo, Japan

So, after sleeping for about sixty minutes, and still feeling the alcohol inside my system, i went to the airport and found myself flying over to Hong Kong via Cathay Pacific. It was my first... Backpacking trips around The Philippines, Asia an...
by Pinoy Boy Journals on Sep 9, 2014

Top 5 Scariest Locations in Asia Travellers Should Not Go

Top 5 Scariest Locations in Asia Travellers Should Not Go | Asia has been embroiled in so much turmoil in the past 100 years, and is only just getting out of it now. Some people start to investigate places that have ghost stories, but these plac...
by Akademi Fantasia Travel on Aug 25, 2014

Top 5 Scariest Locations in Asia Travellers Should Not Go

Top 5 Scariest Locations in Asia Travellers Should Not Go | Asia has been embroiled in so much turmoil in the past 100 years, and is only just getting out of it now. Some people start to investigate places that have ghost stories, but these plac...
by Akademi Fantasia Travel on Aug 25, 2014

Lucky Shisa Dog Lions in Okinawa

シーサー 沖縄Shisa figurines in the countryside near Naha, Okinawa.The shisa is one of the cultural artifacts that illustrates Okinawa's history as the largely independent Ryukyu Kingdom. The shisa is derived from the Chinese lion-dog, and se...
by Japan Visitor on Jul 24, 2014

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan: In pictures

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan...
by Eastasianews on Jul 10, 2014

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan: In pictures

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan...
by Eastasianews on Jul 10, 2014

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan: In pictures

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan...
by Eastasianews on Jul 10, 2014

Travel Diary - It's my first day in Japan, and i want to go back already!

So after sleeping for about sixty minutes, and still feeling the alcohol inside my system, i went to the airport and found myself flying over to Hong Kong via Cathay Pacific. It was my first... Backpacking trips around The Philippines, Asia and...
by Pinoy Boy Journals on Jun 17, 2014

Okinawa Plane

As per per my previous post, I wanted to continue on with my topic on Okinawa, formerly known as the Ryukyuan Kingdom.  The historical  chronology is well documented online and in academic peer reviews all over the world, so I won’t regurgitate t...
by thesoulofjapan on May 30, 2014


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