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A Glimpse of a Geisha - Weekly Photo Challenge: Ephemeral

1. Lasting for a very short time

We took an after dinner evening stroll through the Pontocho district of Kyoto in the secret hope of spying a geisha, never expecting to see one. 58 more words


Kyoto in a flash

I’d been wanting to travel out of Tokyo for some time and was finally able to head to Kyoto on the Shinkansen, or bullet train to all my American peeps. 291 more words


Friday Photo: March 2015

March was another fortunate month of travel and it was hard to pick a favorite shot. I was going to use a shot of the beautiful Hori Teien, a hidden garden located outside of Tsuwano in rural Shimane Prefecture. 433 more words

Uncover Japan

Going Geisha

In August last year, when I went on a 4-day Kansai trip with my other half Yuka, there was one place in particular she was dying to go to: Kyoto. 1,027 more words


No.30 - Japan! - 2015 Travel Resolutions (Bonus Crisalist blog posts)

2015 Travel Resolutions – No.30 – Experience the unique Japanese culture – See sumo-wrestling or geishas or sushi or bullet trains or powder skiing in Niseko or even because you want to feel like Bill Murray in Lost in Translation. 6 more words