Go Chatan(北谷),Okinawa! American Village and Sunset Beach in Japan!

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This post is for this people.

I wanna see the supreme Sunset in Okinawa!

And my opinion is

Kira
Chatan(北谷)city is so good.

Enjoy Sunset Beach, or American Villege in there.

I went Chatan, in Okinawa, Japan

Hello, This is Kira.

In May, I was in Okinawa!

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,Japan

This year, I went around Seoul(Korea), Shanghai-Shenzen-Guanzou(China),Hongkong,Tokyo(Japan),and Okinawa.

In May Okinawa is very hot, so now I feel like in August now lol

 

I saw very beautiful beaches.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,Japan

Today, I will go to Chatan city to see Best Sunset!

I will introduce you Sunset Beach, American Villege and so on.

What is “Chatan”?

“Chatan(北谷)”is the region name in north Okinawa.

It is famous for American Military base.

So many foreign residents and travelers are there.

Chatan, has shopping spots called “American Villege”,and good beaches.

You can enjoy these stylish places.

How to go to Chatan

You can go Chatan easily with Bus or Taxi.

Just going to Route 58, and little long from Naha(那覇), so with Bus is cheap and better.

Costs(time&money)

It takes about 30 minutes Naha to Chatan with bus.

And it costs about 500 yen.

If you use taxi, you will pay 3000-4000 yen, so with bus is better.

Direction details

Direction details is very easy.

Near Tomari port(泊港), ride on a bus on route 58. That’s all.

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Please check the bus destination “Chatan(北谷)”.

Go to north like this route.↓

Go to Sunset Beach in Chatan!

Arrived in Chatan.

Put my baggages, and walk to beachside.

 

Today is fine!

It still in May, but temperature is around 30℃ and very humid.

It like in Summer!

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,Japan

 

On the road, there is a London bus cafe.

This time was closed, but I wanna visit it next time.

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I got to see a beach.

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I found tropical tree and tree fruits.

Is it edible??lol

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

Walk on the seaside.

Tetrapod is unique thing only in Japan.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

Walk to south along the beach.

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Look like California…

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Feeling good with the blue sky and beach.

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Relaxing people.

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In a park, there is a Athletic like a pirates ship.

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Sunset on a beach in Chatan

Finally, I saw a sunset.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

I took a timelapse video of sunset.

That was great…

Go to American Village in Chatan

The one of good place in Chatan is “American Village”.

As its name suggests, it is a shopping spot like American one.

Let’s go now.

 

In daytime, it look like this.Tropical trees are lined up.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan, Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

Walk on there in the night.

Find a sign written as “AMERICAN VILLAGE”.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

Big ferris wheel and many shops.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

There is a Seesaa(Guardian deity in Okinawa) like a devil.

He is not cute!! lol

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※This is normal seesaas.↓

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,sunset beach,Japan,

 

There are many shops.

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I often feel “Like america? looks any other country?” ,but good place.

Little looks like Las Vegas?How do you think about it?

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,American village,Japan,

 

European streets.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,American village,Japan,

 

I found a cutie having a drink.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,American village,Japan,

 

And I found the first star.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,American village,Japan,

Blue Seal Icepark

There is “Blue Seal Ice Park” in the middle of Chatan and Naha.

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Born in America,Raised in Okinawa

1948. U.S.-based Foremost Ltd. established a factory in the Tengan Military Base of Gushikawa City(now Uruma City) to provide essential dairy products to military officials stationed in Okinawa.

This was the beginning of Blue Seal’s history.

BLUE SEAL ICECREAM Website

You can make your Original Icecream in there.

If you have time,try it!

I bought a BLUE SEAL’s sticker, and put it on my RIMOWA suitcase.

Chatan,北谷,Okinawa,blue seal,Japan,

Summary

So summary once again,this post was for these people.

I wanna see the supreme Sunset in Okinawa!

And my opinion is

Kira
Chatan(北谷)city is so good.

Enjoy Sunset Beach, or American Villege in there.

 

Bye now for today.

I hope you have a good trip!

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 1988年生まれ。旅系の映像クリエイター&VLogger(ビデオブロガー)。
 大学中退後にWEB制作会社を起業。事業が安定し拡大を考える矢先、実家のある熊本で地震発生。「人はいつ死ぬかわからん。一番したいことを今やろう」と思い、私物を断捨離して世界一周へ。
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