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In Tokyo but Craving Okinawa? Check Out This Festival in June 2018!

Okinawa is a gorgeous group of Japanese tropical islands near Taiwan, famous for its white sand, clean beaches, a warm climate, and great food. Although Okinawa is only a few hours from Tokyo by plane, it isn’t always easy to visit due to schedules or budgets. So how can you get a taste of Okinawa…

100 Things to Do in Okinawa, the Beach Island Paradise of Japan, in 2018

Okinawa is a gorgeous collection of islands around 400 miles south of mainland Japan. It boasts sandy white beaches, glamorous hotel resorts, and fun activities like snorkelling, scuba diving, and swimming with marine animals. It is also home to several sightseeing spots such as gardens and castles, making the group of islands a worthwhile visit…

Are You Brave Enough to Try Okinawan Wine Made from Venomous Snakes?

Unless you have a knack for all things dangerous, bizarre or weird, you’ll most likely find this popular alcohol beverage from Okinawa (沖縄) pretty scary. After all, who in their right minds would intentionally breed poisonous snakes only to gut them out and preserve them for weeks just so their venom can be mixed with…

Discover Okinawa: Food and Drinks

Okinawa is the southernmost island of Japan and is a prefecture with unique culture and traditions, much different from the mainland. Let’s take a closer look at what makes this region so special! Food Chanpuru jengotaro.blog86.fc2.com/ Okinawan food is a mixture of Japanese, Taiwanese, Chinese and some East Asian cuisines. Soki soba(ソーキそば), stewed pork rib…