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Geisha : Maiko Vs. Geiko

Differences between Maiko-san and Geiko-san
(Left – Maiko, Right – Geiko)

Most people is familiar with the world Geisha (How can you not know famous movie “the memoirs of Geisha”?). 230 altre parole


A Rainy Day in Kyoto-Day 5 in Japan

We woke up to rain, for the first time since arriving in Japan. I knew full well that June was the rainy season for Japan, but we had been incredibly blessed with really nice, rain free, weather up to this point. 2.604 altre parole

Traveling With Kids

LA Film Festival presents World Premiere of MAIKO- DANCING CHILD on June 14

The LA Film Festival is presenting the world premiere of the documentary MAIKO- DANCING CHILD directed by Åse Svenheim Drivenes on June 14th, at 3:55 PM at REGAL CINEMAS- LA LIVE, 1000 W. 834 altre parole

Lia Chang

Choosing carefully

Gion alley –
I follow the tsunami
on her kimono

– Sandra Simpson, NOON 9 (Japan)

When I saw this obi (the waist sash around a kimono) I knew that one day I would use it in a haiku – it just seemed so… 354 altre parole

Kyoto: Gion

Our start of travel in lovely Kyoto, Gion. ㄟ( ・ө・ )ㄏ
It was turning summer and the sun was hot but the cool air of Japan makes up for it. 272 altre parole