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Gion Corner, Kyoto

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  • The show gives you some good insight into the Japanese culture. You watch the tea ceremony, traditional comedy, puppet performances, maiko dances, the art of flower arranging etc. It was my first time...  more »
  • My daughter and I enjoyed the show with tea ceremony and the Geisha dance the highlight. Only place we could find genuine traditional acts available at reasonable price to a tourist. Show is relativel...  more »
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  • A little hard to find by foot in the picturesque area of Gion. Traditional style buildings and lanterns are fantastic for night photography. The Gion corner was a good and brief introduction to traditional Japanese performing arts
  • Gion is a popular tourist spot and everyone is there to find a Geisha to photograph - many Japanese tourists dress in Kimonos which aren’t as regal as the real thing. I was lucky to get one great photo - go to Gion last in any Kyoto visit - some good food but high prices in that side of town as lots of people at all hours.
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