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Okinawa Island, Japan

Language: Japanese — Currency: Yen [exchange money]

Okinawa (沖縄本島) is located in the southern part of Japan and is the center of the former Ryukyu Kingdom. Okinawa is by far the largest and most popular beach destination in the area. Most locals compare Okinawa with there beloved Hawaii. The island is well-known for its emerald blue seas and white sand beaches. The best part about Okinawa is that the island has his own unique culture and history that differs from the mainland. While much of the central part of Okinawa Honto is urbanized, the southern tip of the island is less densely populated, and the northernmost Yambaru area remains mainly covered by forested hills and small fishing and farming villages.

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