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Old Japan in Kyoto

From bustling, cosmopolitan Tokyo, food coma-inducing Hokkaido,  and rustic Magome-Tsumago to Kyoto. They say Kyoto is the heart of Old Japan. I bet those many, many tourists think so too. 746 altre parole


Fascination Finale

Today, members of Perth Kimono Club visited our art exhibition “Fascination: Maiko, Geiko, Kyoto”.

Outside it was an incredibly stormy day.  Only the bravest of the brave actually wore kimono as a strong bitterly cold wind blew non-stop while horizontal rain teemed.   156 altre parole


Fascination: Maiko, Geiko, Kyoto

From September 17th to October 2nd 2016, Robyn Varpins and I open the doors to our art exhibition Fascination: Maiko, Geiko, Kyoto celebrating maiko and geiko (geisha) of Kyoto. 219 altre parole


Meet the Geisha

Probably we are already familiar with the word Geisha , but actually, what is geisha? Now, i am going to give you some information about this phenomenon. 299 altre parole


Super Deluxe

Word association:  the words on the taxi are a perfect description for maiko and geiko.  These practitioners of the refined arts of Japan are cultivated and rarified beings.   139 altre parole


Cultural Kyoto

From Hakone we got the train to Kyoto, and were reunited with our luggage. We’d taken a small bag for our two nights in Hakone, and sent our luggage ahead from Tokyo by… 1.038 altre parole