International Women’s Day isn’t about flowers, sweets, nights out and male strippers. It’s about women’s rights, independence, equality and great women.
Words by Carmen Mc Intosh and Francesca Vanin (blue text)
Okinawa is the southern prefecture of Japan, comprising hundreds of Ryukyu Islands in a 620-mile long chain. But Okinawa is not just this: it’s the place where karate was born and where life expectancy is the longest of the world.