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Living abroad in Okinawa, Japan has its hardships on its own, such as being away from everything that you've ever known for such a long time. If you happen to prefer American toilet paper over Japanese, ending your day with it flopping all over the floor because it quickly falls out of some Japanese dispensers shouldn't add to your problems. While scrolling through social media feeds, a life-hack popped up. For some, this can relieve a bit of stress, albeit maybe only a small fraction in...
PARCO CITY is not just another mall in Okinawa; it delivers much more than any other malls, mainly with the much important aspect of time saved getting there due to the congestion around Main Place and Rycom. With that said, PARCO offers high-end brands and stores previously only seen at Okinawa Outlet Mall ASHIBINAA such as Lacoste, COACH, and Michael Kors. Additionally, it brings Levi's and The North Face to a more convenient location. Having an H&M more southern is a nice...
Two weeks ago, our official Facebook Page, Okinawa Questions, posted a poll on behalf of a discussion taking place in our Okinawa Questions forum. Within the thread, there was a Family Mart leaning discussion with members such as @WA6 chiming in to say that they spend nearly 1/4th of their income at Family Mart as it is in close proximity to their house. The founder of Okinawa.Org, @David, then stated that all his spare change primary goes to Family Mart, but would settle on Lawson if...
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