Luxurious holiday on Ishigaki Island, Okinawa

Do you sometimes feel like you need an exotic and luxurious holiday? Well, if you live in Japan or if you’re coming for a holiday there is one place you should give a try! The paradise island of Ishigaki-jima! Ishigaki-jima This island is the main island of the Yaeyama archipelago. It is located in the…

Peace Memorial Park, Okinawa

There is a monument in Okinawa, built to commemorate the Battle of Okinawa and the role of Okinawa during World War II. About two hundred and forty thousand people lost their lives in the battle. People call this monument “Heiwa no Ishiji” in Japanese. This place borders the surrounding cliff, with the view on the…

Ishigaki Island, hidden gem amongst travelers!

Why not Ishigaki Island? If you are looking for a beautiful beach in Japan, look no further than Ishigaki Island! This beautiful island is located in the Yaeyama archipelago. Not having to stick to the island itself, Ishigaki is also a perfect base for travelers wishing to branch off to the neighboring islands of Taketomi,…

Unveiling Japan’s Secrets: Tomigusuku, Okinawa

Located in the Southern part of Japan, Okinawa Prefecture is a a group of hundreds of Ryukyu Islands chaining around 1,000 kilometers long. With more than a hundred islands, the prefecture is filled with awesome sceneries, hidden coves and untamed forests. Let us take a look at Tomigusuku, a city of Okinawa and explore its…

Visit the biggest aquarium in Japan: Churaumi, Okinawa

Marine life paradise Author’s photo Do you like marine life or sea? If so, you definetely also like aquariums. Just don’t get shocked by this Japanese biggest aquarium, which is located in Okinawa, Japan. It is called “Churaumi Aquarium”. “Churaumi Aquarium” is well known as the best aquarium in Japan. Why do I recommend this…