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Red Gate,Shuri Temple in Okinawa, Japan. --Shuri Castle is so beautiful and full of so much history

I have been here! Red Gate,Shuri Temple in Okinawa, Japan. --Shuri Castle is so beautiful and full of so much history

Gyokusendo Okinawa Japan  Okinawa World is the largest theme park of Okinawa Prefecture and presents the history, culture and nature of the island in one place. The most visited attraction is Gyokusendo: a 5,000-meter long cave formed about 300,000 years ago.  850 meters of this cavern are open to the public: visitors can walk in the caves evocatively lit and gape osservanfdo the spectacular stalactites and stalagmites.

Gyokusendo Okinawa Japan: a long cave formed about years ago. 850 meters of this cavern are open to the public: visitors can walk in the caves evocatively lit spectacular stalactites and stalagmites.

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The Top 10 Most Beautiful Castles In Japan

Nakagusuku Castle ruins Okinawa Japan...loved all the castle ruins and history

Nakagusuku Castle ruins Okinawa Japan This is one of the very fist ruins we visited when on Island

Top 10 Attractions on Okinawa (plus Okinawa island map)

Top 10 Attractions on Okinawa (plus Okinawa island map) Angola-> Fort Wayne 44 miles, Okinawa 88 miles

A beautiful display of ceramics Inside the big pottery den in Yomitan Pottery Village, Okinawa, Japan.

A beautiful display of ceramics Inside the big pottery den in Yomitan Pottery Village, Okinawa, Japan.

Ikei island-From Kadena go out Gate 2 and follow that road straight into Awase, then turn left (North, towards Uruma, Nakagsusku Port, Katsuren, etc) onto 33. Follow this past Nitori and Jusco until you reach 10. Turn right and follow the signs for Henza Island, Miyagi Island, Hamahiga Island, and Ikei Island. At one point 10 will make a left, so keep an eye out. A few bocks after you make the turn you’ll see your last Family Mart before you start crossing some bridges. Just keep going on…

Ikei island-From Kadena go out Gate 2 and follow that road straight into Awase, then turn left (North, towards Uruma, Nakagsusku Port, Katsuren, etc) onto 33. Follow this past Nitori and Jusco until you reach 10. Turn right and follow the signs for Henza Island, Miyagi Island, Hamahiga Island, and Ikei Island. At one point 10 will make a left, so keep an eye out. A few bocks after you make the turn you’ll see your last Family Mart before you start crossing some bridges. Just keep going on…

.A Different Side of Japan. More than 900 miles from Tokyo, the islands of Okinawa offer an unexpected abundance of natural beauty.

More than 900 miles from Tokyo, the islands of Okinawa offer an unexpected abundance of natural beauty.

Iriomote Island in Okinawa, Japan | 西表島

The Greenman, Cernunnos /Herne the Hunter. Hiking and Kayaking Day Trip on Iriomote Island in Okinawa, Japan.By Treasured Travel.

Shurikinjo stone path | Okinawa 首里金城町の石畳

Shurikinjo stone path | Okinawa 首里金城町の石畳