tuesday treat

  1. Heiwa Dori – Local Shopping & Escape From Rain

    Heiwa Dori – Local Shopping & Escape From Rain

    Heiwa Dori is a street off of Kokusai Street in Naha, also connected to Ichiba Hondori through Don Quijote and side alleys and roadways, that somewhat takes you back in time in Okinawa. There's just something special about walking Heiwadori, although it turning into a tourist area, with that...
  2. Umikaji Terrace Beer On Senaga Island

    Umikaji Terrace Beer On Senaga Island

    A day late, but still fitting as a Tuesday treat and a throwback Thursday! I had to pull the ole Rebel T6i box out the closet to see the receipt and the purchase date: 12/09/2016—been shooting 3-years now and my work has come a long way. This is actually a re-edit of an old post made on here on...
  3. Shisa Blowing Off Some Steam

    Shisa Blowing Off Some Steam

    Just a shisa blowing off some steam after last-minute Christmas gift shopping at the Exchange. This is located slightly off Kokusai Street between the Tsuboya Pottery District and the Hyatt Regency Naha.
  4. Orion Beer Lanterns

    Orion Beer Lanterns

    When you see these Orion beer lanterns hanging across a storefront, you can almost immediately tell that it'll be a fun place if you're a drinker. And if not, it might still turn out to be an excellent place to mingle with locals and practice your Japanese.
  5. Naminoue Shrine

    Naminoue Shrine

    A long exposure night shot of Naminoue Shrine from the bridge running parallel to the Shrine and Naminoue Beach.
  6. Audi R8 In Okinawa

    Audi R8 In Okinawa

    It's not every day that you see an Audi R8, or any exotic car for that matter, cruising the roads of Okinawa. Perhaps why this one was garaged up and under repairs.
  7. Peering Down Heiwa Dori

    Peering Down Heiwa Dori

    A look down Heiwa Dori, a street just off Kokusai Street, in Naha.
  8. Two Bikes At Rest

    Two Bikes At Rest

    Two bikes, a primary mode of transportation for some in the hustle and bustle of Naha, during the lunchtime hour.
  9. Yamashiro Coast

    Yamashiro Coast

    A peaceful day down in Itoman tide-pooling and listening to the waves crash on the coral as the tide slowly crept in.
  10. Happy Cliff (Kafu Banta)

    Happy Cliff (Kafu Banta)

    A view overlooking Happy Cliff (Kafu Banta), accessible from the parking lot of Okinawa Sea Salt Factory Nuchiuna, a popular tourist destination on Miyagi Island.
  11. The Red Bridge To Ikei Island

    The Red Bridge To Ikei Island

    The red bridge that connects Miyagi Island to Ikei Island, pictured from Miyagi Island's side.
  12. 42nd Urasoe Tedako Festival Fireworks

    42nd Urasoe Tedako Festival Fireworks

    Fireworks popping off right over my head at the 42nd Urasoe Tedako Festival.
  13. Okinawa Times Building

    Okinawa Times Building

    The Okinawa Times Building on the corner of Route 58 and Onaribashi-dori (that connects to the southern end of Kokusai Street) during the wee morning hours during roadway construction in preparation for the 49th Naha Tug-of-War Festival.
  14. Concrete And Steel

    Concrete And Steel

    Concrete And Steel is a piece of public art behind Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum in Naha.
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