Yonahamaehama named Best Beach for second year

The Japanese representative of the world’s largest travel website, Trip Advisor Japan, announced Thursday the naming of Yonahamaehama Beach on Miyako Island the “Best Beach” in Japan for the second year in row.

Among the ten best beaches in Japan, nine are in Okinawa. Yonahamaehama was ranked as number 25 within Asia. Its emerald green ocean and white sandy beach was cited as the reason for its high ranking.