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On the way to Chatan we stopped at Terukina Sensei's Shanshin school. He received the award as national treasure a few years ago. Then we continued north to the Okinawan National Performing Hall. It is a theater to see, with rotating and floating runways and center stage platforms all controlled quietly and electronically. The backstage it amazing, equipped with individual and group dressing rooms, showers and close ...
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Hansenfest is an annual festival that takes place on Camp Hansen. That's pretty much it. Historically, Terence has always had to work the festival instead of getting to enjoy it. This year, he and I both were able to attend and enjoy the festivities. We took the expressway toward Nago and made it to Hansen pretty early in the afternoon. The weather was perfect: clear September skies and not too hot or ...
... I was at it again, this time for an earlyish set of dives at Mermaid's grotto. I like this site because its one of the easier shore entries (OKinawa has some real rough ones on cliffs that can suck). While we did not see anything in particular extraordenary, it was still a nice relaxing dive, catching up with some of my gilled and polyped old friends. Enjoy the pictures, as I certainly enjoyed the dive. After that, I went for ...
... to see my friend Garrett (guy I stayed with when I was in Hawaii) off and wish him well. That was quite a night! Anyways, this entry is dedicated to those random nights going out with people and group shots. Enjoy. I will update this entry and new pictures arise.
... as good as the first time, but it was! After that, we kept driving, past the northern most point in Okinawa, back down to where we were staying. See pictures for an understanding of what it was like. Basically think camp retreat center. Only half of the group was there that first night (our Sensei-my boss and his family were to come the next day).
We went "reef walking" that night to try and find some Octopus ...
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1147-1 Bise, Motobu-cho | Hotelfrom $81
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2626-1 Sakimotobu, Motobu-cho | Hotelfrom $61
404 Furujima, Motobu-cho | 3 star hotelfrom $52
4666 Sakimotobu, Motobu-cho | Hotelfrom $57