The maiko (apprentice geisha) Kyōka / 舞妓 杏佳さん / Kyoto, Japan

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Kyoto, Japan

 

The maiko (apprentice geisha) Kyōka taking part in the Hanagasa Junko procession, part of the month long Gion Festival. The festival takes place annually in Kyoto and is one of the most famous festivals in Japan.

 

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