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Powerful Typhoon No.9

Very strong typhoon No.9 Muifa was about 100 km south of Naha, capital of Okinawa at9am on August 5th. It was moving west slowly, with winds of up to 216 kph, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. 

Super Typhoon Songda is approaching

 Super Typhoon Songda is approaching to Japan. Songda was upgraded to Super Typhoon status which is category 5 at 3a.m. According to the Expected path of Songda, it could hit Fukushima as well.
Please stay away from the beach and check the weather news update.

As of May 27th at 3am

super typhoon songda
Mazimum Wind: 160mph
Wind Gusts: 195mph
Movement: NW at 13mph

Typhoon Aere inOkinawa

This year's very first Typhoon will be passing 70km west side of Naha on May 11th at 15:00pm.
Please check your flight information on the airline company website before you leave your house.

<May 11th, 2011 Flight Information >

JAL3947 Haneda(Tokyo)15:20 - Naha(Okinawa) has beecn cancelled.
 JAL3948 Naha(Okinawa)19:50 - Haneda(Tokyo) has been cancelled


Roller Derby has been revived!

 The Kokeshi Roller Dolls are bringing roller derby sports entertainment to the Okinawa community with their first bout Saturday, May 14. Roller Derby has been revived internationally by women who have returned the sport to its original athletic roots.
roller derby

Big Day for

Today was a big day for our little website with big dreams. After only 5 short months of being up and running the all mighty Google gave us a page rank of 3/10. Not only our top page but also our Beach Guide has also been upgraded.

More Okinawa Videos

This is just a quick entry today to all of our loyal readers about a few more of the videos we put up on the site. So if you are too lazy to read through all the information we have you can sit back, relax, and see what Okinawa is all about (very little brain power required)

Makishi Market




New Videos on the site

Over the last few weeks the Team at has been huddled over their computers toiling away to bring you the latest and greatest features to the website……..VIDEO!!!

New Okinawa Website Up & Running

The team at has been working really hard over the last few months to get the new website up and running. As many of you might have noticed as of last Sunday night we achieved our mission.

North Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Northern Okinawa Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Ryukyu Mura where you can experience living history, and many more exciting places. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Nakijin-jo Castle World Heritage Bus Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Cape Manza, Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Nakijin-jo Castle, Nago Pineapple Park. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Marine Walk from Nago (Departs at 9:00 am)
Enjoy walking underwater through Okinawa's clear ocean by simply putting on a special helmet which draws air from the surface, you can breathe normally even while underwater and explore Okinawa's beautiful coral reefs.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Jet Skiing, Banana Boat &amp; Super Mable Tour
Enjoy all 3 of these thrilling marine sports out on the open water. 
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Miyako Islands Hotels & Resorts

 Location  Rating  Hotel Name
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Atoll Emerald Miyakojima
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Miyakojima Tokyu Resort 
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Breeze Bay Marina 
 Miyako Is. 5 star hotel Shigira Bayside Suite ALLAMANDA


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