Winter in Okinawa may be a little too chilly for a swim, but it’s great weather for a refreshing hike through mother nature. Hiji Otaki, or Hiji Waterfall, is a great destination for exploring on the northern part of Okinawa.
Ah! The aroma of fresh coffee in the early morning forest air. The first slow sip before my friends wake up. I take a deep breath while surveying our campsite surroundings – the trees, river and rolling hills. Nothing beats camping!
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Brok Mccuiston a squad leader, with Provost Marshal Office, Marine Corps Installations Pacific, conducts radio calls for an active shooter scenario during the Constant Vigilance 2020 exercise, Sept. 23, on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan.
The famous Land of the Rising Sun is known for so many things, it’s hard to even mention them all: culture, history, pop culture, manga, anime, cosplay, sights, architecture...the list could go on and on.
Kabocha korokke, is a common and very popular bento meal item. You’ll find this in many schoolchildren’s lunch boxes when autumn arrives as it’s a great way for moms to get their kids to eat more veggies.
SInce we are basically stuck at home for the time being, might as well head to the kitchen and make up some Okinawa soba noodles.
Ingredients: (Serves 5)
• 1.1 lb semi-strong flour
• Shikomi water (see next)