Though technically a village, more than 40,000 inhabit Yomitan, tucked on the west coast of Okinawa. The area is famed for crops, such as chrysanthemums and sugar cane, as well as crafts. Make sure to visit the Yomitan Pottery Village for some of the finest examples of Okinawan pottery. Looking to relax? Hit some of the finest beaches on the island and gaze at the setting sun in the evening.