The inspiration behind the villain’s hideout in the 2012 Bond film Skyfall, Gunkanjima is an eerie time capsule of Japan’s industrial age.
Cross the floating boundary between the human and spirit world.
Every August, it's the beautiful island's main event: A post-hippie island drum fest.
An outdoor anime adventure.
Olives groves and jutting cliffs at one of the most surprising mixes of culture in Japan.
Get up close and personal with Okinawa’s most dangerous snake.
Matsuyama’s citrus island retreat.
For friends of felines.
Welcome to the kingdom of cats.
Feed seagulls while you admire Sado Island’s rugged coastline.
Call it Okinoshima or Tomogashima — this mysterious tiny island has big history.