Explore Japan's essential sites and hidden gems
Iriomote Island is the largest island of the Yaeyama Islands (Yaeyama-shoto), the group of 19 sub-tropical islands in the deep south western waters of Okinawa Prefecture (Ryukyu Is
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Scuba diving in Okinawa
The coastal waters of Okinawa coast are ideal for both fish and divers. You can see an impressive variety of aquatic species, as well as coral reefs.
Sightseeing in Okinawa by car
In Okinawa, roads are the only means of connection inland and between the small islands. By car !
The Miyako Islands
Further south-west than Okinawa, the tropics meet Japan on the Miyako Islands.
Okinawa Travel: Kume Island
Long white sandy beaches, cliffs, caves, jungle, sugar cane fields, castle remains...Kumejima is a 59km² compendium of cultural and natural sites.
Explore Iejima, a small paradise island with a surprising topography!
Iriomote-jima holds a special place in the Japanese imagination, with its outstanding wild flora, fauna and endemic species.
Dai Sekirinzan Park
Dai Sekirinzan Park: read a guide to Dai Sekirinzan Park in the north of Okinawa main island - part geological wonder, part nature reserve, part a great hiking and walking destination.
Kabira Bay Ishigaki Okinawa Emerald Water
Kabira Bay on Ishigaki Island in the Yaeyama Islands of Okinawa, is Ishigaki's main tourist draw and is an awe-inspiring and beautiful natural site.
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