Geisha

While roaming around Gion, the Geisha district in Kyoto, I had desperately hoped to spot geisha doing their thing on the streets. As I found out, they are as elusive to spot as a hummingbirds. So, to satiate ourselves, my friends and I went to a wee geisha show.

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It was very exciting, especially since I was chosen to wear a kimono on stage. I am not posting photos of myself, as I pretty much looked like a tool.

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3 thoughts on “Geisha

  1. moushifj May 24, 2014 / 12:25 PM

    I think she looks like Maiko Katsusen-san but I’m not super sure… Beautiful pictures ^^

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    • Turmeric and Twine May 25, 2014 / 3:59 AM

      Thank you for the clarification. I’m not exactly sure what the difference is, but I will look into it. Cheers!

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