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Tomigusuku Destination Guide

Explore Tomigusuku in Japan.

Tomigusuku in the region of Okinawa with it's 55,715 inhabitants is located in Japan - some 967 mi (or 1,557 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Tomigusuku in Japan

Time in Tomigusuku is now 12:45 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zukeran, Ueda, Ujidomari, Takamiyagusuku, Oroku or Okinawa. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tomigusuku, Itoman, Ona, Naha, Makiminato and Gishi. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

31°C / 87 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1019.7 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 26th of June 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Tuesday, 27th of June 2017
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Wednesday, 28th of June 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)

Videos

Nishihara High Marching Band 2003 Jan 2...

08:38 min ( April 10, 2007 by herbs4mike)
Views: 26,629 - Rating: 4.85/5

After being obviously robbed in 2002, Nishihara comes out in their clear high energy Latin style and takes all honors in Winning the Nationals at Saitama Super Arena. Highlights: The full band wheel w...

Betsy & Jane are chased down the roller ...

00:31 min ( May 04, 2008 by Josh Murphy)
Views: 9,122 - Rating: 1/5

Betsy & Jane are chased down the roller slide by some local kids at the park beside the Japanese Naval Underground Headquarters Memorial in Naha, Okinawa, Japan


VISIT OKINAWA : WELCOME! OKINAWA -Okinaw...

08:51 min ( March 29, 2010 by okinawastory)
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VISIT OKINAWA : Diving Paradise Okinawa

07:06 min ( March 29, 2010 by okinawastory)
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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Tomigusuku during the next days.

30
Jun
2017

MCCS Okinawa Youth Sports Baseball & Softball 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

08
Jul
2017

CORONA SUNSETS FESTIVAL

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Ryukyu Kingdom

The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom which ruled most of the Ryukyu Islands from the 15th century to the 19th century. The Kings of Ryukyu unified Okinawa Island and extended the kingdom to the Amami Islands in modern-day Kagoshima Prefecture, and the Sakishima Islands near Taiwan. Despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East and Southeast Asia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.19, 127.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1879 disestablishments, Ryukyu Islands, Ryukyu Kingdom, States and territories established in 1429

Naha Airport

is a second class airport located 4 km west of the city office in Naha, Okinawa. The primary air terminal for passengers and freight traveling to and from Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, the airport handles international traffic to Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, and China. Japan's seventh busiest airport, it also carries domestic flights to Tokyo International Airport (Haneda) and many other cities on Japan's four main islands.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.19, 127.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Japan, Airports in Okinawa, Naha, Okinawa

Shureimon

Shureimon is a gate in the Shuri neighborhood of Naha, the capital of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is the second of Shuri Castle's main gates. It was built in the 16th century. The gate reflects strong Chinese influence, alongside indigenous religious traditions. The four Chinese characters framed on the gate - Shu, rei, no, and kuni, which mean 'Land of Propriety' - were added to the gate long after it was built.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.19, 127.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Okinawa Prefecture, Gates in Japan, Visitor attractions in Okinawa Prefecture

Shimajiri District, Okinawa

Shimajiri District, Okinawa is a district located in Okinawa, Japan. Modern translation of Shimajiri means "Butt of the island" which may refer to its southerly position on the island of Okinawa. Compare this to Kunigami District, Okinawa. However, there a hundreds of geographic references throughout Japan and even into the northern Kuriles using "shiri", to approximate the Ainu word shir, meaning island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.19, 127.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Okinawa Prefecture

Shuri Castle

Shuri Castle is a Ryūkyūan castle in Shuri, Okinawa. It was the palace of the Ryūkyū Kingdom. In 1945, during the Battle of Okinawa, it was almost completely destroyed. Beginning in 1992, it was reconstructed on the original site based on photographs, historical records, and memory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.19, 127.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1992, Castles in Okinawa Prefecture, Naha, Okinawa, World Heritage Sites in Japan

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The Dhammapada