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Seen in Gion

Gion (located in Kyoto) is one of the most exclusive and well-known geisha districts in Japan. You can meet there young women, who for fun change cloths to look geisha like and party. 14 altre parole

Gallery

Ephemeron and Ephemera

Ephemeron (singular) and Ephemera (plural) mean ‘short-lived’.  The titles refer to the transitory state of being maiko in particular, and to youth and beauty in general.   229 altre parole

Art

Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto was once the imperial capital of Japan; today it’s a bustling city filled with the perfect mixture of industry and culture.  Located in a valley surrounded by three mountains, Kyoto’s climate ranges from cold snowy winters to stiflingly hot and humid summers.   59 altre parole

Travel

Kyoto part 1: black sesame, beauty and a beer

Everyone raves about Kyoto… Pretty much whenever I asked a fellow traveller “Hello fellow traveller, what was your favourite place in Japan?” They would say something like “Gosh, that’s a tough one Kirstie, but I would probably have to say Kyoto”. 27 altre parole

Kyoto part 1: black sesame, beauty and a beer

Everyone raves about Kyoto…

Pretty much whenever I asked a fellow traveller “Hello fellow traveller, what was your favourite place in Japan?”  They would say something like “Gosh… 1.201 altre parole

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