Pick Up Stories
Have you ever partaken in a Hatsumōde? Have you even heard of a “Hatsumōde”? “Hatsumōde” is a Japanese custom where Japanese people pay a vi...Read More
Urasoe City is located in the southern half of the Okinawa main island. Though it seems overshadowed by its neighboring city, Naha, which is...Read More
By Natalie Nakamatsu As one its new projects in 2014, Japan Update is introducing cities, towns and villages of Okinawa in a series of articles throughout this year. We will provid...