Okinawa's fragile coral threatened by 'Black Devil' killer sponge
In recent years, coral in the seas around Okinawa ...
Miyakojima is blessed with miles and miles of white-sand beaches and scuba diving spots galore. It’s the largest of a string of small islands surrounded by aqua waters off the coast of the semi-tropical Okinawa Prefecture. Take a few relaxing breaths, sit back, and soak in the scenery.On clear days, it almost feels like you are driving on the water as you gaze out at a sea of blues and greens.As the fourth largest island in Okinawa, Miyakojima is one of Japan’s most popular getaway spots, along with Ishigaki. Best known for its pristine nature, the island also has a distinct culture from the o...