JAPAN PHOTOS by Philbert Ono

*Be sure to wear a mask when traveling.

Smiling Maiko sitting in garden
Notice her left sleeve reaching the ground. A sign of a maiko's kimono, not a geisha's. Also, the high clogs that she wears are called pokkuri. Maiko wear them, but geisha do not.
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Smiling Maiko sitting in garden

Notice her left sleeve reaching the ground. A sign of a maiko's kimono, not a geisha's. Also, the high clogs that she wears are called pokkuri. Maiko wear them, but geisha do not.

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