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Photos by Takahiro Takiguchi

Yasukuni Shrine gives outlook on modern war history

Travel
October 18, 2018
Yasukuni Shrine, one of the best known Shinto shrines, has often been seen as a symbol of imperial Japan’s war history. Located near Imperial P
Photos courtesy of Yomitan Village Office

Pair of historical festivals taking place on Okinawa

Travel
October 17, 2018
While fireworks, shaved ice, beer, and music may define many summer festivals in Okinawa, those in the fall often come with one more highlight: history.  From Oct.

Dive, Dive, Dive! Take the plunge off Okinawa’s shores

Travel
October 16, 2018

The Okinawa archipelago is known as one of the world’s best diving destinations, having a number of coral species and marine lives as large as those in the Great Barrier Reef...

Get away from it all at Kadena Marina

Travel
October 16, 2018
On Okinawa, a vacation can be just a five-minute drive away. One mile away from Gate 1 of Kadena Air Base, Kadena Marina is home to various marine activi
Photos courtesy of Korea Tourism Organization

DMZ, a symbol of peace and culture

Travel
October 16, 2018

The Demilitarized Zone, more commonly referred to as the DMZ, was set up and agreed upon during the armistice agreement.

Holy Moly! There sure are a lot of great events on Okinawa!

Base Info
October 15, 2018

Editor's note: There's some great events coming up, so get off base and check them out! (This was updated Oct. 15)