Okinawa is located in south of Kyushu.Since the climate fells in the category of subtropical, you can feel like you are in the southern country and there are many visitors from Taiwan, North Korea, and China. Of course there are many visitors from Japan too. Because of the influence of Ryukyu dynasty, it has its own unique culture. The Shuri-jo was the castle of the Rykyu dynasy, and it is registered, as the World Heritage Site .The local food is chanpru “and” asa soup.