Bustling streets near Kamo river
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Every structure had an architectural elegance. Stay in a Ryokan, a Japanese hotel with paper walls and matted floors.


Exploring the geisha districts of Kyoto

Pontocho Alley in Kyoto is a hanamachi or geisha district. Read about all 5 of Kyotos geisha districts and plan your own walking tour.

Vintage Pontocho

vintagegal: Burt Glinn- Two apprentice Geishas on their way to evening appointments in Kyoto (Pontocho district) Japan, 1961 (via)