Makishi Public Market

According to the tourist information from Okinawa, entering the Naha Makishi Public Market from Kokusai Street, visitors can discover the ingredients of Okinawa cuisine that line up in queue. In Okinawa, leading characters in a Machigwa, or public market, are women. The Makishi Public Market is filled with the energies that vitalize Okinawa. The actual […]

Shuri Castle

Shuri Castle (首里城) is a Ryūkyūan gusuku in Shuri, Okinawa. It was the palace of the Ryūkyū Kingdom. In 1945, during the Battle of Okinawa, it was almost completely destroyed. Beginning in 1992, it was reconstructed on the original site based on photographs, historical records, and memory [ref].

Manza Beach Resort

ANA InterContinental Manza Beach Resort, very nice hotel but understaffed and probably featuring the most expensive combini in Japan!

Okinawa Swim

Sometime you have to take some risks for a nice shot: got my 5D wet with seawater for those :D