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Shuri Castle

Shuri Castle

Shuri-jo Castle (首里城) was built in the 14th century and was the palace of the Ryukyu Kingdom. For nearly 400 years, it went neglected and suffere..

Okinawa
Naminoue Shrine

Naminoue Shrine

5 (1Review)

Naminoue Shrine is a Shinto shrine in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, the ichinomiya of the prefecture. It sits atop a high bluff, overlooking Naminoue..

Okinawa
Ogimi Village

Ogimi Village

James Baumgartner

Located in the rural north side of the beautiful island of Okinawa is the village of Ogimi. Often sought after by foreigners a..

Okinawa 2
Ryukyu Lantern Festival

Ryukyu Lantern Festival

Early Dec - Early Mar

It is said that in many moons ago in China, women were not allowed out of the house at night, except on the 15th day of the Ch..

Okinawa, Murasaki Mura Ryukyu.. 7 ¥600
Okinawa Zoo & Museum

Okinawa Zoo & Museum

Michael Flemming

Every zoo in Japan is unique is some way. Okinawa Zoo and Museum is no different as it is the southernmost zoo in all of Japan and..

Okinawa
Shikinaen Royal Garden

Shikinaen Royal Garden

Michael Flemming

The Shikinaen Royal Garden was the largest secondary residence of the Ryukyu Royal Family and used to entertain family members and..

Okinawa 2
Kurashiki Dam 10

Kurashiki Dam

Michael Flemming

Kurashiki Dam tops off its vital role of flood prevention and water conservation by offering a beautiful park setting full of adventure...

Okinawa 2