Okinawa, a prefecture within the Ryukyu Islands, is the tropical paradise of Japan. Located a mere 2.5 to 3.5-hour flight from Osaka and Tokyo, Okinawa is visited by many Japanese people on vacation, school children on their school trips and visitors to Japan.
From the Okinawa Travel Guide
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The hostel is really good located, the main street is very close, you can find shops and restaurants in the surrounding as well. You can reach it easily by monorail. It could be cleaned more often, the equipment is not hightech. But the owner is fluent in english, very friendly and he can help you if you have questions. ... more
I really enjoyed staying at Base. The staff were all very kind and helpful and when I left I felt that I wanted to stay longer because of all the nice people I met there =) The location is really close to the beach and not far from the monorail and busses. The room I stayed in were dormitory style four beds and had it's own toilet and shower. ... more
I basically used the guesthouse as a base to visit Okinawa and surrounding islands. I must say the staff has been invaluable in the help they provided and have gone to great lengths to make calls in my behalf, advise me on travel arrangements. I cannot thank them enough for their kindness!! Mr Blue Popovic ... more
Hi everyone, I'm considering going to Okinawa as part of my trip to Japan this summer. The thing is I don't really know much about what to expect. Is there a great nightlife? 'cause I know there's plenty to see during the day. However, after a whole month of travelling, I think I'm just gonna want ...
Hey, Just wondering if anyone has any advice about Okinawa. I'm going with a friend for 3 days in the beginning of April, and we just want a nice relaxing beach vacation. Our package came with a rental car, so ...
/snorkelling and thinking of spending a few days down in Okinawa and getting out to Ishigaki-Jima, Taktomo-Jima or Iriomote ...
Ishigakijima - Part 1
to Okinawa actually took place; apparently I was there last October, though it really doesn't seem that long ago. Having had a great time on our previous trip to Okinawa, it was a given that we'd be going back ...
Posted in JAPAN WITH JET by DKJM74
Okinawa!! This week of the trip is one I have been looking forward to since I moved back to America from living in Japan. I lived on this Island for 14 months and made a number of really good ...
Posted in All My Wanderings by KilacKorik