The Earliest Sunflower Garden in Okinawa, Japan

The Earliest Sunflower Garden in Okinawa, Japan

Hi everyone! How are you today? You might be freezing because of snow or February. Please look at above picture. I took it yesterday. Okinawa is summer right now?! No, here is still winter season. Okinawa is the most south part of Japan prefecture therefore, it is perfect to spend time in winter season except windy day. Incidentally, today’s highest temperature is 23 degree! Beautiful. The Earliest Sunflower Blooming in Okinawa, Japan Do you know that you can see many flowers are blooming in Okinawa, and it is the earliest in Japan. I went to Kitanaka village to see the earliest sunflower in Japan. It was cloudy weather, but still […]

Free Wifi Available Cafe ” CAFE UNIZON “

Hi everyone! Do you like reading a book? I really like that. It makes me feel relax and also get new things. I learn many things and good ideas from books. Free Wifi Available Cafe ” CAFE UNIZON “ Hi everyone! Do you like reading a book? I really like that. It makes me feel relax and also get new things. I learn many things and good ideas from books. CAFE UNIZON is best to chill out in Ginowan with books and also you could enjoy Okinawa food and drinks. There are free wifi, plugs and many books there (Most books are Japanese though). At lunch time, they serve some […]

Good Chilling Spot in Onna village Okinawa

Hi everyone! Do you know “めんそーれ” (menso-re) mean? It is Okinawa dialect, and that means Welcome. If you are interested in Okinawa dialect though my blog, I am happy that. Nowadays, it is only elder people can speak it. Okinawa government tackles to spread it again. I need to study as well, so I will post here when I get it. Good Chilling Spot in Onna village Okinawa Have you ever been Onna Station? We call there Onna Eki. (Eki means station). There are a lot of local food, goods and also souvenir. You can also eat some food at outside of Onna Eki. I always drop by Onna no […]

D&DEPARTMENT OKINAWA

D&DEPARTMENT OKINAWA

Hi everyone! Where is your favorite city in Okinawa? I like Ginowan city because it is easy to access to Naha or Chatan. The both cites are good for shopping. However, there are only few shops to purchase Okinawa souvenirs for tourist, I guess. The Great Select Shop ” D&DEPARTMENT OKINAWA “ I found a shop which sells unique Okinawa goods. The shop name is D&DEPARTMENT OKINAWA. *There is the shop information at the end. Some Okinawa items have been passed down through the long time, and some of them are new style. They also introduce and sell remarkable food and goods from everywhere of Japan. If you prefer to […]

The Best Winter Hang Out Plan in Nago, Okinawa

The Best Winter Hang Out Plan in Nago, Okinawa

Hi everyone! Look that cosmos! It is very beautiful, isn’t it? I hanged out in Nago, Okinawa this weekend. When I was heading to Nago, it suddenly appeared this beautiful cosmos garden, so I am sorry I do not know the exactly address. (I will put Google map on last of this blog, so please check there.) You should head to Nago by route 58. You could see that beautiful view. The Best Winter Hang Out Plan in Nago, Okinawa After cosmos garden, I took a lunch at Captain Kangaroo. It is very famous hamburger shop for local people and tourist. Usually we have to wait around 20 to 30 min […]

The Best Okinawa Soba in the North ” Gushiken soba “

Gushiken Soba

Hi everyone! I know the above picture looks delicious, right? When you are in Okinawa, you should not miss Okinawa Soba. It is the best food particularly for lunch. Around Okinawa, there are lots of Okinawa noodle restaurants. Each restaurant has distinctive recipe, ingredient and flavor. I have written about Okinawa Soba before just little a bit, so please check this as well. Here. The Best Okinawa Soba in the North ” Gushiken soba “ If you are going to the north part of Okinawa, you should drop by Gushiken soba (ぐしけんそば). It is close from Motobu Cherry Blossom Festival. Therefore, I think it is good to have lunch here […]

Cherry Blossoms Festival in Motobu, Okinawa

Cherry Blossoms Festival in Motobu, Okinawa

Hi everyone! This week’s Okinawa weather is very beautiful. The blue sky, comfortable wind, and shiny sun are here. I am very happy that I live in Okinawa. Okinawa is very famous as resort travel in summer season. The peak season is summer time, but winter season is also wonderful here. The Earliest Cherry Blossom are in full bloom in Okinawa During middle of January to February, Okinawa cherry blossom trees are in full bloom. This is the earliest in Japan. Okinawa cherry blossoms is different type to mainland one. Our sakura (we call the cherry blossom tree in Japanese ) is 緋寒桜 (Hikanzakura). It is beautiful pink color, but sadly […]

Lanthanum Festival in Yomitan, Okinawa

Lanthanum Festival in Yomitan, Okinawa

Hi everyone! Have you ever thought that you want to back to the ancient era if you wish? I have. Particularly, when I visit the Shuri Castle or other historic places. It must be interesting and beautiful because our history is mixed intricately with Japanese, Chinese and also American. I went to the Lanthanum Festival in Yomitan, Okinawa. It was my first time, but it was good to visit there. I think there is perfect for the couple especially. It is romantic, beautiful and historic. Lanthanum Festival in Yomitan, Okinawa Would you like to get back to Ryukyu kingdom? It might be possible at Murasakimura, Yomitan Village. Okinawa used to […]

The Best Chilling Beach ” Araha Beach “

araha beach

Hi Everyone!! There are a lot of beautiful beach in my sweet home Okinawa.  Why did you decide to come down to Okinawa? People have many and different reason however, most of people would like to relax here. It is a good decision, I think. Some people would like to go shopping, I recommend that Naha city which is located the South area is good for it. However, I recommend you that the Middle or North area are good for it, if you would like to swim or scuba diving. The Best Chilling Beach “Araha Beach” in Middle of Okinawa If you would like both way, I recommend you that you […]

Organic Cafe ” songbird cafe ” in Yomitan

songbird cafe in yomitan

Hi everyone! Do you know Yomitan Village, Okinawa? It is Most highest population in the village in Japan. There are a lot of cafes and restaurants. It is great to hang out there to find cozy places. You might be not able to decide which cafe is good. You should make a list for next hanging out places. Organic Cafe ” songbird cafe ” in Yomitan village, Okinawa ” songbird cafe ” became my favorite cozy cafe because I have lots of the reason. You can see the ocean from cafe, The coffee is a pesticide-fee and the food of ingredient are made in Yomitan. The coffee is very good! […]