Imagine all the possibilities. Open up a world map. Decide where, when, how and with whom. Then pack your knapsack and go. It’s that simple for Junko Tabei when it comes to climbing mountains, no matter how high.
Tabei is the first woman to scale the “Seven Summits” — the highest peaks on all seven continents.
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