5 things that make Okinawa outshine the rest

April 19, 2018
For a mere freckle on the map, Okinawa enjoys enormous popularity.

New Nisihkaigan Road offers short cut on Okinawa

April 17, 2018
A new road that will shave off a significant amount of time for those headed to and from Naha Air Port opened last month.
Photo courtesy of Kaila L.

5 things military kids wish you knew

April 18, 2018
By the time I graduated high school, I had been to nine different schools. You guessed it: I’m a military kid.
Photos by Shoji Kudaka

The story behind Okinawan tombs

April 13, 2018
For those who are new to the island, traditional Okinawan tombs may look very intriguing.
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