JAPAN PHOTOS by Philbert Ono

*Be sure to wear a mask when traveling.

Sculpture at a high school.
I rented a bicycle to cycle around Naha. Came across this beach near the port.
Crossing the bridge.
Perry Monument marking the place where he landed on June 6, 1853.
Back of Perry Monument: This monument has been erected in honor of COMMODORE PERRY who on June 6, 1853 landed near this place.Lower plaque says:
"Prosperity to the Lew Chewans, and may they and the Americans always be friends."

--Commodore Perry at a reception in his honor at Omiudun (the Royal Guest House), Shuri, Okinawa, June 6, 1853
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