Jidai Matsuri or Festival of the Ages, Kyoto. The festival began after the Emperor moved the capital away from Kyoto to Tokyo in The historical reenactment parade is performed in authentic costumes from feudal history through to the Meiji era.
Uganda by youngrobv: The road from Mbarara to Kabale. I'd seen several people along the road transporting a multitude of products by bicycle, and it soon became a bit of a collector's sport to shoot them all, by way of photo camera obviously!
Woman of the upper warrior class in formal costume for summer, with Uchikake wrapped around the waist - Front View. -Confessions of a Costumeholic / Confessions d'une Costumeholique: Kagemusha: century Japanese Garb