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Memories of a Geisha?  

Memories of a Geisha?

Kyoto, Japan

April 9th 2012
Kyoto, cherry blossom, ultra modern, ultra ancient, temples, zen gardens, canals ... read more
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Japanese Flag In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
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