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Photo by Shoji Kudaka

Miyakojima: An island full of spectacle

Travel
August 23, 2017

A day relaxing on a beach, having a glass of beer and BBQ with your friend is a great way of spending your weekend in Okinawa.

Photos by Shoji Kudaka

Snorkeling school: Hands on training let’s you explore Okinawa waters

Travel
August 21, 2017
As someone who avoided snorkeling for nearly four decades, I can empathize with those who might be afraid to try this popular water activity. As an Okina

Let's enjoy off-road adventure at Okinawa's Doki Doki Yambarunture

Travel
August 21, 2017
Off-roading is fun, but may not be easy to come by if you are not the owner of a nice SUV or ATV.

Need some luck? Let's hit a Power Spot in Japan!

News
August 16, 2017

Everyone is looking for an edge. In Japan, folks depend on “Power Spots” that are believed to cleanse, refresh and rejuvenate one’s mind and soul.

Kevin Vega, from Kadena Air Base, swings at a fastball at Chatan Sports center. Photo by Shoji Kudaka

The rise, fall & comeback of batting cages in Japan

Travel
August 18, 2017
In 2011, Kitashirakawa Batting Center in Kyoto, was closed for good, calling an end to its more than four decades of batting cage glory.

Hey! check out these fabulous festivities on Okinawa!

Base Info
August 21, 2017
Editor's note: There's some great events coming up , so get off base and check them out!