Market Fresh – Okinawan Farmers’ Markets

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Fresh fruit and vegetables are not only good for your health, they’re also much tastier than canned and frozen varieties. But in Okinawa, shopping for produce can be costly and frustrating. Not to worry—we’ve found 6 of the many farmers markets on island, offering fresh local produce at often deeply discounted prices.

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Posted 1 year, 3 months ago at 10:06 am.

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Forest Adventure Zip Line Park

For thrill seekers and outdoorsy types, Forest Adventure zip line park in Onna promises wholesome fun and a bit of exercise, too.

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Adults and older kids can experience ten zip lines over a cavern of Okinawa’s lush greenery, and climb bridges, ladders, and other obstacles in between.

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Posted 1 year, 3 months ago at 9:29 pm.

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Nahsville Country Club

The Place To Get Yer Country On!

Nashville Dance Floor Nashville Country Bar has reopened in Chatan under new management! It's located in Kitamae, Chatan close to Camp Foster's Commissary gate.

Open Wednesday to Sunday from 18:00 to 00:00 (later at weekends) to get you in a country state of mind right here in Okinawa.

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Posted 1 year, 3 months ago at 1:11 pm.

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Kan Nichi Kan

Kan Nichi Kan ExteriorYou don’t have to travel off island to taste Korean cuisine—Okinawa has Korean barbecue and a few homestyle Korean restaurants to check out.

Kan Nichi Kan in Awase blends the barbecue-at-your-table experience with some authentic dishes, at a slightly better rate than some other yakiniku places.

Open from 3 to 11, Kan Nichi Kan’s menu features about 15 different meats and a veggie plate to choose from, plus soups, rice, noodle salad, and bimbimbap, a mixed rice dish with fried egg, carrots, onions, seaweed, sesame, and spicy chili sauce. While tasty, we were a bit disappointed it came in a regular serving dish, and not the more customary sizzling cast iron bowl to crisp up the rice. Drinks and salad, pasta salad, and three kinds of kim chi were all self-serve and unlimited.

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Posted 1 year, 3 months ago at 1:55 pm.

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Ishiken Housing

Ishiken Housing LogoWe are ready at Ishiken Housing to find your ideal Okinawa home. We have got a wide variety of Okinawa Houses, Homes and Duplexes available to rent all over the island. Please search our website, drop by our office or contact us soon!

Tel: 098-983-7337

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 2:22 pm.

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S.O.S – Save on Seoul!

Save on Seoul Magazine Spread

Looking for a quick getaway off island? Seoul is a cultural hotspot for sightseeing, tasty cuisine, and of course, incredible shopping. Here are 13 insider tips to help you save money and sanity in the South Korean capital.

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 12:15 pm.

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Okinawa Web Design

Okinawa Web DesignThe Okinawa Web Design Co. provides high quality English & Japanese web design to the foreign community, Okinawan businesses and military contractors. Whether you need a simple website or a full ecommerce solution they can help.

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 6:13 pm.

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Climax Coffee Review

Chocolate Coconut LatteWith reasonable prices and a large menu selection of drinks and tasty food, Climax gives that other famous coffee shop a run for its money.

The Japanese café chain Climax Coffee has been serving Okinawa since 2007, and with its focus on atmosphere and customer satisfaction, it’s no wonder that more shops are cropping up on island, including American Village.

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 11:38 am.

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Pour House Bar & Grill

Pour House Beer CasksThe Pour House Bar & Grill is the kind of bar you instantly feel at home the minute you walk through the door. It could be the friendly staff or maybe it's the oak casks sitting on the bar or the smell of freshly cooked favorites wafting from the kitchen. Whatever it is, it's a venue both to kick back with an afternoon beer close to Araha beach or live it up at one of their regular band nights or events.

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 4:53 pm.

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Ink 8 Board Tattoo

Bleeding Eyes Tattoo LogoInk 8 Board Tattoo is Okinawa’s leading destination for customized tattoos, specializing in Water Color, Black and Grey, Fine Line, Realism, Abstract, Pointillism, and is the only shop in Okinawa that offers UV Black light ink!
Artist and entrepreneur, Eve, creates a welcoming atmosphere in English, Japanese, or Portuguese which allows guests to open up and be able to fully express themselves through their tattoo.
Whatever the reason is behind your tattoo, Ink 8 Board will be your tattoo haven.

Tel: 080-2039-8898

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Posted 1 year, 4 months ago at 8:42 pm.

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