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 2013 - JAN 2014

The holidays are upon us, and you know what that means: parties, baking, and yes, shopping. In our cover story, we show you the best places in Naha to do your gift shopping. Also, don’t miss “Derby Girls”, about the sport that has found a quite a following on the island. We also have a review of the new shop Ha Ha Ha Cupcakes. Plus, we’ve got the latest dive report and newest edition of Weird & Wonderful.

OCT - NOV 2013

Move over, fried rice. In our cover story, we explore the beloved Japanese noodle, in its many forms and flavors. Plus, don’t miss our detailed reviews of noodle restaurants Ramen Kameya and Marugame Seimen Udon. Also, check out our review on the Okinawa YOHO honey store; you’ll “bee” craving a bottle or two for your own sweet stash. And, we’ve got out latest dive report and issue of Weird & Wonderful.

AUG - SEP 2013

Eat fresh fruit and vegetables without breaking the bank. Our Farmer’s Market issue guides you to six markets on island, all with great deals on produce. Also, check out our review on Forest Adventure Zip Line Park and our restaurant review on crowd favorite Kami Sushi. There’s also an essay on music in Okinawa, plus our regular dive report and issue of Weird & Wonderful.

JUN - JUL 2013

If you’ve been looking for a vacation spot away from Okinawa, Seoul may just be the place for you. We’ve got several insider tips on how to save money and frustration on your trip.

If you want a taste of Korea but can’t get off island, we’ve got a review of local Korean restaurant Kan Nichi Kan. We’ve also included restaurant reviews on Tapioca World and Climax Coffee. There’s also our regular dive report and issue of Weird & Wonderful.

APR - MAY 2013

If you’re feeling the need for some retail therapy, we’ve got a special month on some great places to shop in Okinawa.

We’ve also included restaurant reviews from Marco Polo and Pizza In The Sky. Additionally we’re featuring a review of Life Relaxation Salon. There’s also our regular dive report and issue of Weird & Wonderful.

FEB - MAR 2013

Happy New Year! Suffering from the new year blues? This issue we’re featuring the new low cost airlines flying from Okinawa, there’s now no excuse not to take a trip!

We’ve also got two restaurant reviews from the Rose Garden and Tan Tan as well as our regular dive report, weird & wonderful and a round up of the best Japanese study resources.