Cherry blossom season may be over, but there are still plenty of flower festivals on Okinawa to enjoy. Don’t miss the azaleas in bloom in Higashi Village. The Higashi Azalea Festival runs Mar 1-23 from 9 am to 6 pm at Higashi Azalea Park. Entrance is ¥300, but be sure to bring extra for food and other expenses.

Speaking of flowers, don’t miss the Nago Chrysantemum Doll Exhibition. It’s happening at Neo Park, adjacent to the Churaumi Aquarium, through March 31, from 9:30 am to 5 pm. The entrance fee is ¥730.

What are your planning to do on Okinawa this week?