Gion is Kyoto's most famous geisha district, located in the city center around Shijo Avenue between Yasaka Shrine in the east and the Kamo River in the west. This is where you're likely to see a real life Geisha heading to work.
Snowy Cherry Blossoms, Japan
Cherry blossom, Meguro River, Tokyo, Japan. Amazing! I want to visit Japan soooooo bad! Maybe even study there in college!
Night view of Namba Parks, Osaka, Japan | The Jerde Partnership なんばパークス
Today in Kyoto, Japan : Hassaku (by momoyama)
Colors of Tokyo. This is Shinjuku
Geisha performing Traditional Japanese Dance with Fan - see in Kyoto in spring
Temple Entry, Japan. This reminds me of a book I'm reading - A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki.
Sakura blossoms overlooking Yoshino, Japan • photo: Paul Hillier on Flickr http://www.jetsetterjess.com/
Nanzen-ji temple in Kyoto, Japan - my favorite Japanese garden in Kyoto.