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Beautiful island

Well worth a visit if you're travelling around Miyakojima and the islands. Quite a few nice beaches... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
RobSumner71
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Kitakyushu, Japan
Next to Irabujima island

Cross the Irabu bridge. Shimoji-jima island looks to be almost the western part of Irabu island... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
chitownsam
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Chicago, Illinois
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1 Apr 2017
“Beautiful island”
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Irabe, Miyakojima 906-0505, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Well worth a visit if you're travelling around Miyakojima and the islands. Quite a few nice beaches to walk down to and just when we thought it couldn't get any better we discovered the amazing color of the water near the airport, absolutely stunning, probably...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RobSumner71
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Many things to do and a couple of cafes to go to. There is an airport there but you cannot go in but you can drive along the runway on the outside for a bit.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank geoff180352
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Cross the Irabu bridge. Shimoji-jima island looks to be almost the western part of Irabu island. There is the large Shimojijima airport - but I didn't see any planes there as well as the two ponds next to each other at Tooriike. Linked to each...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Water around the airport are amazing! Crystal clear water with occasional reefs popping out of the water, makes this an rare shore-escape. Apparently only tourists swims and stops here, as locals do not bother to swim these shores.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank p4knyc
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I and my mom stayed one night 6 years ago and rented bicycle and went around the small island. it was fantastic! I love small island!!

Date of experience: April 2012
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