Japan. Maiko is an apprentice geisha.

Maiko is an apprentice geisha in western Japan, especially Kyoto. Their jobs consist of performing songs, dances, and playing the shamisen (three-stringed Japanese instrument) for visitors during feasts. Maiko are usually aged 15 to 20 years.

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indoor vertical garden - no room inside my house, but a great idea for a courtyard.

First time I saw this idea with indoor vertical garden was around Les Halles in Paris. I am still amazed by the powerful impact of green life.

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Kimono, Japan

Not only are geisha not prostitutes, they are also not allowed to be in a relationship for as long as they choose to be a geisha. If they wed, they must retire from the profession.