Dressed in formal, black kimono maiko (apprentice geisha) from the Miyagawa-cho district of Kyoto, Japan visit tea houses and teachers to wish them a happy new year. In front the maiko Fukuhiro with Fukue, Fukuho and Fukuya behind.
Tokyo Tower Very little time for internet, so this is another post and run, but I thought I'd share an image of the beautiful Tokyo Tower that I took this week. Tokyo was freezing cold! In Kyoto now.much warmer, and many more Sakura!