The Total Okinawa magazine is a quarterly publication aimed at English speaking residents and visitors to Okinawa. It features:

  • Unique reviews, information and things to do in Okinawa written only for us
  • Interactive video content inside the digital magazine
  • It’s FREE
  • totallysmart content to help you find businesses around Okinawa
  • Clicking a link in the digital magazine takes you there.

DEC 2011 - JAN 2012

Welcome to Total Okinawa’s Christmas magazine. This month we’ve got a feature on Christmas in Okinawa, including some ideas on how to spend the holidays here, as well as Japanese traditions at Christmas and New Year.

We’ve also got two restaurant reviews, one from Kababs Indian restaurant and another from Yoshida Asian Fusion. There’s also our regular dive update from Reef Encounter, Tricks & Tips and Weird and Wonderful. Enjoy!

OCT - NOV 2011

This month we’ve been up to the Ocean Expo Park near Nago. We’ve got a review of a “must-do” attraction on Okinawa, Churaumi Aquarium.

We’ve also got a review of a great little cafe close to Kin Town, Cafe Kubama. Also included are Japan Tips & Tricks as well as Weird & Wonderful. We’ve also got our usual dive report included from Reef Encounters and finally we’ve got a piece on the Kokeshi Roller Dolls.

AUG - SEP 2011

We’re bigger and better this month, with even more pages! We’ve got restaurant reviews from Cactus Eatrip, Hearth Cafe & oHacorté as well as a report from Gold Hall in Kin Town. Additionally, we’ve got some ideas on how to spend your vacation in Okinawa.

We’re also introducing some new regular features. “Tips & Tricks” which will include features on living in Japan, also fun and news from around Japan in “Weird & Wonderful”. Finally we went to get our nails done at Mai Space in Okinawa City.

JUN - JUL 2011

It’s warming up in Okinawa so this issue we’ve got eight great beaches to visit as well as two restaurants reviews from Mexican & Peruvian restaurants. We’ve also been out around Okinawa and got a review of the Okinawa Prefectural Museum for you.

We’re also giving away fifteen unique t-shirts an issue. These one of a kind designs are only available through Check the advert on the left for more details.

APR - MAY 2011

With Summer just around the corner we’ve got a packed issue including restaurant reviews from Oceans Pizza, sea front pizza in Yomitan as well as Bamboo Cafe with their delicious jerk chicken. We’ve also got a round up of nice of the best foreign restaurants and bars in Oki.

We’re also giving away fifteen unique t-shirts an issue. These one of a kind designs are only available through

FEB - MAR 2011

Welcome to the spring issue of the Totalokinawa magazine. We’ve got some Valentine ideas for you this month as well as details on what makes Japanese Valentine’s day different. Also coming up in March is St. Paddy’s day. What to do and where to go, it’s all inside.

We’ve also got a review of K’s Body treatments, a salon offering a unique range of services and reviews of two restaurants, Bovino’s Brazilian churrascaria and Italiano.