Archive for January 30th, 2013

by / on January 30, 2013 at 3:09 PM / in My Travels, Okinawa

The Churaumi Aquarium in Okinawa!

The Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium (沖縄美ら海水族館) is located within the Ocean Expo Commemorative National Government Park in Motobu, Okinawa, Japan. “Churaumi” was selected as the name of the aquarium by public vote amongst Japanese people. “Chura” means “beautiful” or “graceful” in the Okinawan Japanese dialect, and “umi” means “ocean” in Japanese. The aquarium is made up of four floors, with tanks […]

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by / on January 30, 2013 at 2:47 PM / in My Travels, Okinawa

Okichan Dolphin Show in Okinawa!

The Ocean Expo Park in Okinawa is a two hour drive from Naha and is a large recreational park along the Pacific ocean. They have a daily Okichan Dolphin Show that lasts about 20 minutes. This is the complete show, there was a lot of wind and it was slightly raining on and off. A grey day to say the […]

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