Japan – Ryukyu Islands (Okinawa, Amami, Daito)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu
 Tentative WHS
  • Amami-Oshima Island, Tokunoshima Island, the northern part of Okinawa Island and Iriomote Island (01/02/2016)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
  • Shuri Castle
  • Yonaguni Monument
 Islands
  • Okinawa islands
  • Sakishima islands (South Ryukyu)
 Borders
  • Japan (sea border/port)
 XL
  • Daito islands
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Okinawa
 Airports
  • Amami (ASJ)
  • Ishigaki (ISG)
  • Kumejima (UEO)
  • Miyako Jima (MMY)
  • Okinawa (OKA)
  • Tokunoshima (TKN)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Okinawa Monorail
 Museums
  • Naha: Naha Tsuboya Pottery Museum
  • Okinawa: Okinawa Prefectural Museum
  • Urasoe: Karate Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Kitanakagusuku: Nakagusuku Castle
  • Naha: Shurijo Castle
 World of Nature
  • Kerama Shotō
 Festivals
  • Ginowan: Okinawa International Movie Festival
 Experiences
  • Bodhi Day
  • Capsule Hotel
  • Experience Sumo match
  • Noh theatre performance
  • Obon Festival
  • Onsen
  • Play/hear koto
  • Taste Fugu
  • Taste Sushi
  • Traditional meal while sitting
  • Tsukimi (Mid-Autumn Festival)
  • Wear Kimono
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
 Botanical Gardens
  • Amami Islands Botanical Garden
  • Okinawa: Tropical & Subtropical Arboretum
 Aquariums
  • Okinawa: Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
 Beaches
  • Kerama Islands Beaches
  • Okinawa: Kondoi Beach
  • Okinawa: Yonaha Maehama Beach
 Malls/Department Stores
  • Okinawa: Aeon Mall Okinawa Rycom
 Markets
  • Okinawa: Heiwa Dori shopping street
 Monuments
  • Okinawa: Cornerstone of Peace
 Religious Monuments
  • Kitakanbara District: Shinran Shonin
 The Dark Side
  • Okinawa: Former Japanese Underground Navy HQ
2013 Naha City Hall, Okinawa.
A pleasant stay in Okinawa
Japan's holiday land
Naha Castle
Naha Nightlife
Seseko beach
Manatee in Motobu Aquarium
Naha Monorail
In Search of Adventure, Romance and Enlightenment