Doll Festival: Parade in Traditional Ryukyuan Costume

“For the Doll’s Festival, people dressed in traditional Ryukyuan costume walked through the streets in a michijune parade in the First Commercial Avenue in Okinawa City on March 1″ (Ryukyu Shimpo, 3/2/14).

“Okinawa (沖縄市 Okinawa-shi?, Okinawan: Uchinaa) is the second-largest city in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, following Naha, the capital city.[1] It is located in the central part of the island of Okinawa, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) north of Naha” (Wikipedia).

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