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Uza Destination Guide

Explore Uza in Japan.

Uza in the region of Okinawa is a town in Japan - some 953 mi (or 1,534 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Uza is now 09:44 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Toya, Tokeshi, Takashippu, Naha, Nagahama or Okinawa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zakimi, Yokuda, Yamada, Uza, Ukaji and Furugen. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Jazz & Salsa Festivale Torii Station O...

02:19 min ( May 15, 2010 by toriimwr)
Views: 1,663 - Rating: 5/5

JAZZ & SALSA FESTIVALE (June 25-26) - The most fun and romantic summer event on Okinawa! Watch the sun set over Torii Beach, enjoy some really great music, have a glass of wine or cold Margarita, and ...

Takako and the Great Typhoon

02:24 min ( April 10, 2009 by shisastory)
Views: 1,127 - Rating: 5/5

A "New" Okinawan Folktale and Children's Book

Zoa Linsey Promo 01 HD just before her I...

03:04 min ( July 30, 2009 by cinemaxjapan)
Views: 39,640 - Rating: 4.475/5

Performed beautifully as a Guest Poser at Yomitan City Theater for the 2009 Bodybuilding & Figure Championships 25 July 2009. The is just before she won the North America IFBB Pro Title in 2009. Her e...

05:41 min ( September 04, 2010 by osarunooyado)
Views: 1,211 - Rating: 0/5

2010 ID - : () : Torii Beach( ) : -2300 :Kachinba1551 1551! SONDX * - It is a video of summer festival "Torii beach SALSA ...

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Upcomming Local Events

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


Swim Team Spring Season (25 Mar- 16 Jun 2019) MCCS Okinawa

Beginning: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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OkiSneakerCon 3

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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MCCS Okinawa Youth Sports Baseball & Softball 2019

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Zakimi Castle

is a gusuku in Yomitan, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is in ruins, but the walls and foundations have been restored. Built between 1416 and 1422 by the renowned Ryukyuan militarist Gosamaru, Zakimi Castle oversaw the northern portion of the Okinawan mainland. The gusuku fortress has two inner courts, each with an arched gate. This is Okinawa's first stone arch gate featuring the unique keystone masonry of the Ryukyus.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 127.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1420s architecture, Castles in Okinawa Prefecture, Former buildings and structures of Japan, Former castles, World Heritage Sites in Japan

Torii Station

Torii Station is a United States Army facility located in Yomitan, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Home to the United States Army on Okinawa, 10th Support Group, along with the 1-1 ADA (REG), 835th Trans BN, 247th MP DET, 505th QM BN, 83rd ORD BN,35th CSSB, 1st Battalion - 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), and the 58th SIG BN provide support to all other services on island. It is the main United States Army controlled garrison in the Okinawa prefecture of Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 127.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Military bases of the United States in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture


Hagushi bay is located in Yomitan, Okinawa. The bay is at the mouth of Hija River. The north side of the mouth of the river has a public beach called Toguchi Beach.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 127.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Bays of Japan, Geography of Okinawa Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Okinawa Prefecture

Southeast Botanical Gardens

The Southeast Botanical Gardens (100 acres) are commercial botanical gardens located in the city of Okinawa, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. They are open daily; an admission fee is charged. The gardens contain over 2,000 plant species, including some 450 species of palms, as well as flowers, fruit trees, a Polynesian Lake with carp, and an insect collection.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 127.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Botanical gardens in Japan, Okinawa, Okinawa, Parks and gardens in Okinawa Prefecture

Kadena Air Base

, is a United States Air Force base in the towns of Kadena and Chatan and the city of Okinawa, in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Kadena Air Base is the hub of U.S. airpower in the Pacific, and home to the USAF's 18th Wing and a variety of associate units.

More reading: Kadena Air Base homepage
Located at 26.43, 127.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Occupied Japan, Airports established in 1945, Airports in Okinawa, Bases of the United States Air Force in Japan, Ryukyu Islands, Strategic Air Command military installations, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Pacific, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States military bases of the Vietnam War

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