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      Later dinner at Otaru during Snow Light Path Festival

      Otaru Dec 20, 2016 at 6:38 PM

      During the Otaru Light Festival We will only get into Otaru around 6pm since we will be skiing Mt Teine in the day. Upon arrival we would like to see the festival at both the canal and old railway track areas. I know light-up is until 9pm. Is there any dinner place which stay open late? So we can have something to eat after the visiting the light-up sites? Near the canal or the Otaru Station would be ideal...
      Don't want to waste time eating before seeing the light-up..

      Tq, Mel

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      Sapporo-Otaru Welcome Pass

      Otaru Dec 17, 2016 at 9:52 AM

      I plan to go to Teine Highland Ski Resort for a day of skiing then onto Otaru for the Otaru Canal Snow Light Path Festival. Returning to Sapporo that evening. Does the Sapporo-Otaru Welcome Pass cover my JR train from Sapporo to Teine Station then Teine Station to Otaru Station later? Meaning my train journey from Sapporo to Otaru would be broken into 2 train rides.
      Secondly, I'm taking the JR bus from Teine Station to Teine Highland Ski Resort and back to the station. Does the pass also cover this JR bus ride?

      Thanks,
      Mel

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      Are Suica cards available for sale at Haneda Airport?

      Tokyo Dec 31, 2016 at 4:24 PM

      May i know whether Suica cards are available for sale at Haneda Airport? Which train operator sells these cards, Tokyo Monorail or Keikyu Line? I plan to fly non-stop to Haneda from Singapore on 20 September and from there travel to Odaiba or Shimbashi by train.

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    • How´s the weather in October?

      Okinawa Aug 21, 2016 at 4:43 AM

      Hi,

      I´m thinking about going to Okinawa, or more specifically Ishigaki, in early October. As far as I know Ishigaki is a part of the Okinawa prefektur!?
      Would you recommend going there this time of the year? How is the weather? Is it beach weather? Rainy and/or windy?

      Br
      //Johan

      3 Answers Aug 29, 2016 at 5:20 PM
    • First week of September, good to travel?

      Ishigaki Mar 2, 2016 at 8:18 AM

      Dear all,
      Me and my family are planning a trip to Japan from the 20th of August until the 11th of September. In the last week, 3th of September until the 9th of September we're planning to visit ISHÌGAKI (flying from FUKUOKA).
      Is it a good season to visit the Ishigaki? as in, is it a typhoon season from 3th of September until the 9th of September? Or big risks for typhoons?
      If you have other suggestions for beautiful beaches, snorkling and good food, please let me know! Thanks!!

      7 Answers Mar 10, 2016 at 11:53 AM
    • i need travel agency

      Okinawa Feb 1, 2016 at 6:08 PM

      i will travel to okinawa for a week. the problem is i dont have driving licence so i think i should have a travel guide to bring me along the island.. or any suggestions? and where can i book a travel agency/guide?

      8 Answers Feb 2, 2016 at 12:40 AM
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      need help with location to stay

      Okinawa Jan 11, 2016 at 3:22 AM

      Hi, my wife, my daughter 4 year old and myself are planning for a 5 night trip to okinawa on the 2nd week of may. i want to know few things.
      1. is it a good season to visit the place? as in, is it a typhoon season from 9th-15th may 2016?
      2. which place we should stay in, we need to go to the beach everyday to swim (not necessary snorkel). we arent picky about hotels, though it is not a problem. should we stay in naha or one of the far away places up north. our flight is from tokyo to naha, so cant plan for another island. also preferred if the hotel is either near the monorail station or some stores/restaurants, since we dont prefer to eat in any hotel's limited restaurant choices.

      any recommendation highly appreciated.

      5 Answers Mar 9, 2016 at 7:01 AM
    • Transfer from Naha Airport (Okinawa) to Hotel

      Okinawa Nov 9, 2015 at 10:37 PM

      Hi, what is the best way to get from Naha Airport, Okinawa, to Moon Ocean Ginowan Hotel ((aside from the Monorail & Airport Limousine bus)).

      I'm looking for an option or booking/purchasing a private car transfer online. Which Okinawa transport companies would be reliable ? Arrival in Okinawa is tomorrow.

      2 Answers Nov 10, 2015 at 1:41 AM
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      Tavelling with big luggage by public transport

      Okinawa Sep 8, 2015 at 8:20 AM

      Here's my travel plan:
      From Naha airport to hotel in Mihama American Village (stay for 1 night), from Mihama American Village to hotel near Nago bus terminal (stay for 2 nights) and back to Naha (3 nights). May I know if I can travel with my big luggage by public bus? I think taxi will be too costly?

      1 Answer Sep 8, 2015 at 4:31 PM
    • Weather in November

      Okinawa Jul 1, 2015 at 4:41 AM

      Hi,

      I´m going to HongKong in Novermber and was thinking about doing a trip to Okinawa. My questions is if it is easy to travel between HK and Okinawa and how is the weather in mid November? What can I expect? Is it a good time to visit?

      9 Answers Aug 7, 2015 at 6:00 AM
    • Transport from airport to hotel

      Okinawa May 14, 2015 at 1:16 AM

      My daughter is on the way to kinawa. She forgot her international License

      3 Answers May 14, 2015 at 5:11 PM
    • From cruise port to monorail station

      Okinawa Apr 10, 2015 at 2:15 AM

      What is the nearest monorail station from the cruise port? Is taxi the best way to get there?

      1 Answer Apr 22, 2015 at 6:53 AM
    • Cell phone

      Okinawa Mar 8, 2015 at 12:07 PM

      I will be moving to Okinawa next month, for studying. I have a 3G phone with dual mode network working on GSM and WCDMA/UTMS 2100 MHz frequency. Though I have read that this network works in major cities, I am not sure about Okinawa.
      I am planning to buy a new phone in Japan later, but I need a cell phone for first few days to make calls/texts back home,is that possible if I activate international roaming on my current phone?
      Thanks

      1 Answer Mar 9, 2015 at 4:29 AM
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      Travel from Naha to Urma

      Okinawa Feb 12, 2015 at 7:06 PM

      About how much would it be to take a bus or taxi from Naha Airport to Ishikawa Uruma-shi, Okinawa-ken 904-1106, and which way is better?

       

      2 Answers Mar 10, 2015 at 5:37 AM
    • General information needed

      Okinawa Feb 12, 2015 at 10:24 AM

      I be will traveling to Okinawa for a couple of weeks and was wondering about cell phones. I mainly want to be able to contact others in my group when we split up and also be able to use maps and a translation app on my phone. I was wondering if there is good service through out the island. Also, I want to do some scuba diving, can anyone recommend a dive company that has English speaking guides.

      Thanks

      2 Answers Mar 10, 2015 at 5:44 AM
    • Black & blue Label Burberry

      Okinawa Jan 24, 2015 at 7:36 AM

      Where can I find black & blue label Buberry in Okinawa???

      2 Answers Jan 26, 2015 at 1:25 AM
    • Is anything still left from Machinato Army base ?

      Okinawa Aug 12, 2014 at 11:30 PM

      I lived on Machinato Army base from 1970 -1972.Is there any housing or buildings still left and what is the area referred to now?

      1 Answer Aug 13, 2014 at 3:59 AM
    • best place to buy a kid's gift certificate for toys

      Okinawa Apr 27, 2014 at 6:03 PM

      Our grandchildren are in Okinawa with their parents at one of the American bases there. We would like to send them a gift card for buying toys, but we want to be sure the gift certificate will actually be honored there. Any suggestions?

      2 Answers Apr 29, 2014 at 8:02 AM
    • work in okinawa

      Okinawa Apr 24, 2014 at 1:42 AM

      Hi, my partner and I just arrived in naha, and we were wondering if anyone has any suggestions or tips on getting jobs here, we dont speak much japanese, both have valid working visas and are willing to work for rent.
      thanks

      2 Answers Apr 24, 2014 at 9:06 PM
    • are there online sites to getdiscount or coupons to use for sresturants and or attractions

      Okinawa Apr 9, 2014 at 1:36 PM

      Are here sites to get coupon or discounts for resturanrs or the attractions for

      okinawa

      4 Answers Jun 3, 2014 at 7:39 AM
    • Mochi and Kit Kat Candy

      Okinawa Mar 27, 2014 at 11:08 PM

      Where can I buy mochi and kit kat candy in the Okinawa area

      2 Answers Mar 28, 2014 at 7:10 AM
    • zamami and aka islands 4 nights in july

      Okinawa Mar 24, 2014 at 2:18 PM

      would love to get some advice on accomodations. I am travelling with 2 daughters and myself and want clean, quiet room with ensuite. thanks

      4 Answers Mar 26, 2014 at 1:25 PM
    • zamami and aka islands 4 nights in july

      Okinawa Mar 24, 2014 at 2:07 PM

      I would be grateful for some real info on places to stay, I am not asking for much, but want an on suite as it is me and my 2 daughters, not to hear my neighbours and clean. I want to be near the action as they say and do not mind if japanese or western style beds. I have spent weeks looking at all of the reviews, but still not getting a clear picture, thanks for your help.

      DRtraveler2014

    • 1990's Surfing Okinawa

      Okinawa Mar 6, 2014 at 2:20 PM

      Does anyone remember a surfer that drove a brown van, and I believe his name was "Bill"? I think he was in the service? He helped me out once and I never got the chance to thank him, I met him with a guy named Johnny who I believe his father was in the service, i think if I remember right Johnny was a dependent and Bill was in the service mate a Marine? . I wish I could remember more I know he rode a white surf board, But anyone who this rings a bell with any info would be appreciated!! I really need to thank him, and I think it would be a surprise after 20+ years... any help please answer. Thank You All!!!

      2 Answers Mar 6, 2014 at 3:11 PM
    • looking for 1990's surfer?

      Okinawa Mar 5, 2014 at 10:59 AM

      Anyone know a guy that drove a brown van believe his name was Bill? he surfed on oki? white board?

      1 Answer Mar 8, 2014 at 9:26 AM
    • Valentines Day

      Okinawa Feb 13, 2014 at 3:05 AM

      I need something fun and interesting to go see for Valentine's day.

      2 Answers Feb 13, 2014 at 5:58 AM
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      Best Bars near Camp Foster Okinawa commissary gate?

      Okinawa Jan 31, 2014 at 5:20 PM

      Can anyone recommend any bars still worth the trip to since the curfew (I'm civilian, so not affected directly)?

      1 Answer Feb 1, 2014 at 6:07 AM
    • Best Beaches in Okinawa

      Okinawa Jan 13, 2014 at 3:24 PM

      Hi, I'm planning on spending 5 days in Okinawa in April and want to spend these days on the best beaches that exist on Okinawa's main island. By what I'v read I'm planning on visiting Okuma Beach, Minnajima Island, Manza Beach, Moon Beach and a day trip to Tokashiki Island.

      Are these the best beaches in Okinawa main Island? Have any other suggestions?

      Thanks!

      4 Answers Feb 23, 2014 at 11:36 PM
    • Itinerary Advice for Okinawa?

      Okinawa Jan 13, 2014 at 3:11 PM

      Hi, We are a group of 6 adults and 2 children travelling to Japan in April. We are planning on visiting Okinawa for 5 full days and our itinerary will be:

      Day 1: We arrive at Naha Airport in the afternoon, rent cars and drive to North Okinawa and stay for the next couple of nights in a Hotel close to the Okinawa Aquarium

      Day 2: Visit the Okinawa Aquarium in the morning and spend the afternoon at Emerald Beach or Minnajima Island

      Day 3: Visit Ogimi Village, Okuma Beach and Hedo-misaki (if we have time)

      Day 4: Head south to Naha and along the way stop at Manza Beach and Moon Beach / Spend the Night in Naha

      Day 5: Do a day trip to Tokashiki Island / Spend the night in Naha

      Day 6: Spend the morning visiting the Peace Memorial Park and Tunnels and the rest of the afternoon in Naha.... at the end of the day we have a plane to Kansai Airport.

      Can anyone please give us an opinion on this itinerary? Any advice? I'm particularly worried about the weather and ocean temperature in this time of the year in Okinawa. We wan't to spend these spending time on the beach and water activities.

      Thanks!

      1 Answer Jan 14, 2014 at 7:38 AM
    • Tokashiku Marine Village Contact

      Okinawa Jan 7, 2014 at 2:52 AM

      Hi, could anyone help me out please? I'm going to Tokashiku Island in April and was thinking of staying at Tokashiku Marine Village. I can't seam to be able to find a contact of the Hotel to check availability and make the necessary reservations. Does anyone have a telephone contact or email of the Hotel that you could give me?

      1 Answer Jan 7, 2014 at 3:10 AM
    • Tokashiku Marine Village Contact

      Tokashiki Jan 7, 2014 at 2:49 AM

      Hi, could you anyone help me out? I'm going to Tokashiku Island in April and was thinking of staying at Tokashiku Marine Village. I can't seam to be able to contact the Hotel to check availability and make the necessary reservations. Does anyone have a telephone contact or email of the Hotel that you could give me?

      1 Answer Jan 7, 2014 at 6:51 AM
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      transportation to/from Kadena AFB

      Okinawa Dec 27, 2013 at 5:55 PM

      We will be staying at Seaside Hotel in chatan-Cho and want to visit Kadena AFB. Is there reasonable trans available?
      thanks

      1 Answer Dec 27, 2013 at 6:12 PM
    • Does anyone have the contact of Hotel Sun Flower in Tokashiki Island?

      Okinawa Oct 25, 2013 at 2:25 PM

      Does anyone have the contact of Hotel Sun Flower in Tokashiki Island?

      Thanks!

      Michael

      1 Answer Oct 25, 2013 at 3:04 PM