Aguni Island ( Agunijima ) – Okinawa

Aguni Island ( Agunijima ) – Okinawa

Aguni island is located about 60 kilometers northwest of Naha city. A beautiful sandy beach surrounded by reefs spreads in the western part has cliffs of the tuff which is over 70 meters high and lasts several tens of meters….

Iheya Island(Iheyajima) – Okinawa

Iheya Island(Iheyajima) – Okinawa

Iheya island, located 41.1 kilometers north of Motobu Peninsula in the northern part of Okinawa’s Main Island, is the northernmost manned island in Okinawa.An island surrounded by coastlines with coral reefs and beautiful emerald green ocean is blessed with seafood…

Ie Island (Iejima)- Okinawa

Ie Island (Iejima)- Okinawa

Ie Island is 9 km off the northwest from Motobu Peninsula in the northern part of the main island of Okinawa. Ie Island is shaped like a peanut of special products of the island.Gusukuyama (commonly known as Iejima Touchu) with…

Kohama Island – Okinawa

Kohama Island – Okinawa

Kohama Island is located near the center of the Yaeyama Islands, and features a beautiful ocean with a clear transparency.It is an island with untouched nature left. The sea around Kohama Island with a transparent ocean and a lot of…

Shima Rakkyo (Island Shallot) – Okinawa

Shima Rakkyo (Island Shallot) – Okinawa

For Okinawa people “Shima Rakkyo (Island Shallot)” is one of the essential vegetables.For general way to eat, salted with “as pickle”, stir-fried with other vegetables and meat “Island Rakkyo champuru” and can be delicious as a variety of side dishes…

Rafte – Okinawa

Rafte – Okinawa

“Rafte” is a dish of pork stuwed well with brown sugar, soy sauce, awamori until they are very soft. During the Ryukyu Dynasty, a Chinese pig cook “Tong Porro” was instroduced, the Ryukyu King at the time was very fond…

Hateruma Island – Okinawa

Hateruma Island – Okinawa

Hateruma Island is the island with charm of the beautiful sea, and the sky full of stars, in Yaeyama Islands.The island which was named in the meaning of the end of a coral reef, “HATE(end) URUMA(coral reef)”, is a manned…

Taketomi Island (Taketomi-jima) – Okinawa

Taketomi Island (Taketomi-jima) – Okinawa

Taketomi Island (Taketomi-jima) is an island located in the Yaeyama Islands in Okinawa Prefecture. It belongs to Taketomi – cho, Yaeyama – gun, Okinawa Prefecture. From Ishigakijima which is the center of Yaeyama, it is located a distance of about…

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