Capes by the East China Sea

Our family arrived in Okinawa on a Thursday night and thankfully they were able to go to sleep as soon as we got home, meaning they didn’t suffer much from jetlag and we were able to explore from Day 1! We did have a late-ish morning, cooked a yummy breakfast and then headed out to explore Cape Manzamo and Cape Zanpa in the west coast of the island. The day was gorgeous and humid (ugh), all i wanted to do was jump into the water! It was also our first time exploring Manzamo and i couldn’t get over the coral reefs that were visible from the top of the cape. I wish i was into snorkeling because i bet this spot is gorgeous!


^^ i love being able to see Ie island everytime we visit this part of the East China Sea ^^

^^ yup, my mom practicing her japanese pose!! ^^

^^ you can find these cutouts all over the island, this one’s a Goya! ^^

^^ yup, channeling some Rose and Jack at Cape Zanpa ^^

^^ of course we needed some shots in front of the giant shisa dog! ^^

^^ i promise you he loves his sister, don’t let that face fool you! HAHA ^^^^ We ended up at the Sega Arcade in American Village and it was a pretty fun experience! ^^

* all of the Zanpa pictures were taken from my iPhone because of course i forgot to charge my camera..

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Hi! I'm Laura, the girl behind Little Island Takara. I am a military wife and American expat living in Okinawa, Japan! Most days you will find me reading books, wondering what cafe to go to next or daydreaming of my next adventure.

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