Geisha & maiko

Though we may think of a geisha as an elegant figure with white make-up, red lips, elaborate hairstyle and an intricate kimono, this image is actually more typical of a maiko, or trainee geisha.

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InsideJapan are proud to offer an exclusive, private meeting with a Kyoto maiko.
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