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 2015 - JAN 2016

Weren’t we just ringing in 2015, and now we’re about to say goodbye to it as we prepare for the holidays. In this issue, we help you improve your gift-giving game with some fun and funky presents found on island. While you’re making a list and checking it twice, check out our reviews on Bamboche and Pizza House Jr. There’s also the latest dive report from Reef Encounters, Weird & Wonderful and Total You.

OCT - NOV 2015

Summer may be coming to a close, but that’s no excuse to stay indoors! In this issue, learn about the upcoming festivals and holidays celebrated in Okinawa through November. While you’re out and about, try a new restaurant or two! In this issue, we review Joyfull Restaurant, as well as Tiger Honpo in Aeon Mall. There’s also the latest dive report from Reef Encounters, Weird & Wonderful and our regular life coach article: Total You.

AUG - SEP 2015

Most of you probably already have a favorite or local beach, but this issue we set out to discover some hidden beach gems as well as ideas for water sports you may have missed. We also review Subwing Cafe in this issue, as well as Woody’s International Gastropub. There’s also the latest dive report from Reef Encounters, Weird & Wonderful and our regular life coach article; Total You

JUN - JUL 2015

The construction of the Aeon Mall Okinawa Rycom built on the site of the old Awase golf course has been pretty hard to miss; so we went along to check it out and review what’s on offer. We also review Fujiya restaurant in this issue of the Total Okinawa magazine as well as the Guacamole Burrito Truck. There’s also the latest dive report from Reef Encounters, Weird & Wonderful and our regular life coach article; Total You.

APR - MAY 2015

Now that summer is around the corner and the incentive of New Year’s resolutions has worn off, it’s a good time to check out some local healthy eating options in our Eat Fresh special in this month’s Total Okinawa magazine. We also review Grand Blue restaurant and give you the latest dive report from Reef Encounters and Weird & Wonderful. There’s also our regular life coach article; Total You and a Travel Update.

FEB - MAR 2015

If you haven’t already seen the pink and red hearts, make no mistake: love is in the air, and on the mind, as we move into the second and third months of the year. This issue, we tackle that crazy little thing called love, and how it’s expressed differently in Japan than in the West. We also review CC’s Chicken & Waffles and Vegan Cafe Tamie’s, and give you the latest dive report from Reef Encounters and Weird & Wonderful.