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Address: Kunigami-gun, Onna-son, Okinawa Prefecture

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Beautiful and haunting

This a massive park and requires a good bit of walking. The Cornerstone of Peace is a focal point and all of the names on the memorial are very moving. The walk to the "suicide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Pensacola, Florida
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Pensacola, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This a massive park and requires a good bit of walking. The Cornerstone of Peace is a focal point and all of the names on the memorial are very moving. The walk to the "suicide cliffs" is mostly up an incline but worth it when the chill runs up your spine and you realize what happened there. Walking down the... More 

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Hong Kong Region, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Blue cave is beautiful but crowded, as there were a lot snorkelers and discover scuba divers on the surface on the way in. I am glad that I scuba dived to the blue cave as the blue cave view better deeper in the water

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Oak Park, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Went with wife and kids (6 and 9) on guided tour. We all had a blast. The guide held a kick-board that the kids hung on to. We wore life jackets (good) and wet suits (not sure why, maybe because of jellyfish?). The cave itself was beautiful but seeing the fish on the way there and back was great too.... More 

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Malibu, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went scuba diving in this beautiful cave. Lots of wildlife and breath-taking scenery. Would definitely go back

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39 reviews 39 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Crystal clear water. Should find a coach even you are good swimmer. It is a safe place but you need a guide to show you the blue light. Many fishes...a bit crowded for viewing the blue light inside the cave. Anyway, worth trying experience!

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Hong Kong, China
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Experienced divers may find it too common. For me as a rookie snorkeler, it is gorgeous. All my friends felt this was the best experience in our trip. The sea was deeper with cliffs. Full of carols and fishes. Very clean water. Good service. Even provide goggles with short sightedness. Good instructor with good english level. Must go event. The... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

nice to be in the water and snorkle...but too many others in the area doing the same and the cave suffered a human traffic jam!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

must go place in Okinawa. Blue cave in Italy & Okinawa is the only pure natural blue cave in the world, not aritificial at all. Book at Ryokyu village for only $2980YEN per person with everything inclusive. If you want to rent a waterproof camera, only extra $1000yen. The guide only brings me and my sis and very caring throughout... More 

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Macau, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Its best to get their early morning before the masses if you really want to go. Its not that impressive though. Make sure you Dive School knows you don't want the discovery dive, it is very restrictive if you some diving experience.

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Onna-son, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I've been there both snorkeling and diving, it's a stunning place to go to. When snorkeling, you can go down the stairs and then continue along the rocks if the waves are not strong. Then you can enter the cave from a hole in a rock, and swim your way back from the cave. Amazing.

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