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A Night to Remember in Kyoto

After struggling for the two previous nights to meet people I did not have high expectations for my last night in Kyoto. I ate dinner at an Italian restaurant and ended up have a long conversation with the man next to me who served as my interpreter. 418 more words

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Temples, Tourists, and Tradition: Taking on Kyoto

Of all the places in Japan we’d heard of (aside from Tokyo, of course), Kyoto’s reputation definitely preceded it. We had read that it was the best city to enjoy the cherry blossoms, visit temples and shrines, and get a taste of what traditional Japan is and was. 2,362 more words

Lirik Geisha - Akulah Pelangimu

Lagu Geisha – Akulah Pelangimu merupakan hits terbaru dari  GEISHA yang dirilis pada Maret 2014 diambil dari Albumnya Bersinar Terang, berikut lirik lengkapnya :

Di saat kamu tak lagi… 106 more words


Travels in Japan with children, part 6, Kyoto

Today for the first time we were out of our house by 8:30 am and on our way to Mt Kurama. After finding that our children were not coping well with spending the whole day together we decided to divide and rule. 557 more words


More Yoshiwara Oiran Parade

More photos from the Oiran parade in Tokyo’s Asakusa district last weekend. I have been going for a few years now and this year the crowd was the biggest yet. 195 more words


"Racist" Air France geisha poster prompts satirical home-made fixes

Air France has come under fire this week after its latest promotional ad campaign, which consists of a series of 18 photos featuring mostly caucasian women dressed and made up to represent countries the airline serves, depicts Japan as the land of giant-haired geisha. 395 more words


One Night in Edo with a Courtesan

It’s dusk in the Nightless City, Yoshiwara over by the old Asakusa shrine. The lanterns are blazing along Nakanocho Boulevard and the cherry blossoms are falling. 382 more words

Japanese Castles; Concubines; Samurai