Design / Architecture

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The functional concrete bungalows hastily built after the Second World War to house the US troops are becoming a popular option for young Japanese looking for more living space.

Writer
Fiona Wilson
Photographers
Shinichi Ito, Madoka Sakamoto
Stills
Okinawa Prefectural Archives

Monocle 24

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