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Okinawa Map, Japan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Okinawa Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Okinawa with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Okinawa useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Okinawa!

Okinawa Nightlife

When visiting Okinawa, you have to know that there are some nightclubs that do not welcome foreigners. There usually are signs posted at the entrance, so there’s not much chance of unwittingly wandering into a Japanese-only club. The most frequent reason is that the staff and patrons don not speak English, so tourists who can speaksome Japanese or are accompanied by local friends can talk their way into these clubs. read more

Okinawa Sightseeing

World War II shattered most of the historical structures in Okinawa, but the Japanese naval underground headquarters remained undamaged. It still stands intact in spite of heavy bombardment by the US during the war. Today the sight is one of the most visited places in Okinawa. The place also has a museum which displays various items that were used by the troops during the war. Another historical sight is the Shuri... read more

Okinawa Travel Guide

Art in Okinawa is also influenced by its relationship with neighboring countries. With a strong inclination towards crafts like textiles, pottery and glass making, Okinawan craft also includes the traditional art of making fabrics like bingata. read more

Okinawa History

A century later, the Korean campaign and the very long civil war hardened the hearts of the residents of Okinawa, making them more than an easy prey against Japanese samurais. In 1609, the musketeers from the Aji Shimazu arrived from Kyushu and within a paltry three days of battle, Okinawa surrendered. read more

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