maiko-girls. Kyoto, Japan

There are studios in Japan where they will style you as a Maiko and you can walk around the city. Although they intentionally make small details different many people will photograph them.


), geiko (芸子) or geigi (芸妓) are traditional, female Japanese entertainers whose skills include performing various Japanese arts such as classical music and dance-maiko are apprentice geisha by Sam Ryan

Japanese Geisha

This picture is marked 'maiko, Kyoto Japan' but this lady's nagajuban is completely white, which would usually mark her as a Geisha rather than an apprentice Maiko.

Maiko's wooden clogs, Kyoto, Japan 舞妓さんの下駄

Maiko's wooden clogs, Kyoto, Japan - More wonderment st the discipline, wow!