Okinawa Prefecture is located about 500km southwest of Kyushu and consists of 363 islands. Okinawa has a tropical/subtropical climate and known for its blue ocean, crystal clear water, white sandy beaches, and beautiful coral reefs. Okinawa's was formed by the dynamic mixtures of Chinese, Japanese, and other Southeast cultures.
From 1945-1972, Okinawa was ruled by the United States Military Government of the Ryukyu Islands(1945-1950) /United States Civil Administration of the Ryukyu Islands (1950-1972) and the influence of American culture is visible in every corner of Okinawa.
Filming location (In order of appearance)
Hamajima (The Phantom Island) Kouri Island Fukido River Mangrove Akashi Beach, Ishigaki Island Kabira Bay, Ishigaki Island Cape Tamatori, Ishigaki Island Ryukyu Glass Village Itoman Fish Market Restaurant "Mahoroba" Taketomi Island Sukuji Beach, Ishigaki
Filmed with in cooperation with Ishigaki City Tourism Exchange Association, Nakijin Village Tourism Association, Taketomi Island, Ryukyu Glass Village, Itoman Fishery Cooperative and Mohoroba.