Every April, Kijoka, an area famous for its waterfalls, becomes the site for another photogenic beauty: the blooming of tall irises. Known as iris ochroleuca, these flowers bloom and carpet the paddy fields with rich green and purple color.
Love is in the air! The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is helping Airmen and their families at Kadena Airbase shower their loved ones with fresh flowers, gifts and candy for less this Valentine’s Day.
Camp Foster – Love is in the air! The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is helping Marines and their families at Camp Foster shower their loved ones with fresh flowers, gifts and candy for less this Valentine’s Day. Sweethearts can find everything they need in Exchange concessionaire locations as well as online at ShopMyExchange.com.
Unlike in South Korea or Bhutan, winter in Okinawa doesn’t take a lot of spicy hot-pot-type dishes to get through. That may be one reason why the subtropical island didn’t offer many spicy foods in the past.