If you’re about ready to relocate to Okinawa, or reconsidering where you currently live, it’s important to know what your options are, what’s important to you, and which neighborhoods inContinue readingWhere to Live in Okinawa (and What’s the Commute Like)?
Paid parking lots in Okinawa and Japan can be quite intimidating for someone visiting Japan or who doesn’t read Kanji (isn’t that most of us?). It’s time to stop livingContinue readingHow to Pay for Parking in Okinawa and Japan
Do Okinawans speak English? Most Okinawans speak Japanese and do not speak English. Those who do know English, are often too shy to use it. Regardless, Okinawa is easy toContinue readingDo They Speak English in Okinawa? Using English in Okinawa
Getting a taxi in Okinawa isn’t that different from the rest of the world. There are certain things to be aware of, however. Steps to getting and hailing a taxiContinue readingOkinawa Taxis: How to Get One
When traveling or moving to Okinawa, Japan, it’s very easy to assume that public transportation will be identical to mainland Japan: full of fast, efficient trains. In Okinawa, things areContinue readingOkinawa Trains (Do You Need a Car?)