22 Feb '14, 9am

@jerrrycole now learn something and be happy dangit

@jerrrycole now learn something and be happy dangit

"Haisai" is the Okinawan way of saying "Hello" - they have a dialect that is different from Japanese. Situated between Japan and Taiwan, Okinawa is also known as "Hawaii of the East" with its beautiful sub-tropical islands and sandy beaches. (photo above courtesy of Okinawa Tourist Service ) Okinawa is both exotic and familiar at the same time. Because of the Chinese influence, I found certain aspects very recognisable (like the guardian lion statues, traditional architecture and large familial tombs), but it is mixed with so many other cultural influences (Japanese, Korean, American, and even Latin/South American from Okinawan emigrants there who returned). But before I go into my tour of Okinawa, here's a quick ten-fact introduction to the islands. 1. Its Kanji name 沖縄 means "rope awash" as the archipelago of 160 islands literally looks like a string of rope floating in ...

Full article: http://www.camemberu.com/2012/03/haisai-okinawa-quick-10-...

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