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Geisha Entertainment Event on Jan 26, Feb 9 and Mar 9, 2010 at the Hotel Granvia

 A unique opportunity to enter into the rarified world of the fabled Geisha of Kyoto is yours to enjoy this winter at the Hotel Granvia Kyoto!

If you’re planning a winter holiday in Kyoto, why not make your visit one that you will never forget.

Just plan your dates so that you stay that includes either Jan 26, Feb 9 or Mar 9, 2010, and you will have the chance to enjoy the amazing world of traditional Geisha art and elegance. This experience, available only for guests of the Hotel Granvia Kyoto, is part of a unique stay package that is surprisingly affordable!

Geisha Entertainment: The beguiling symbols of the art and tradition of Kyoto, Geisha, exist in a rare world that is not often open to foreign visitors let alone the general public. The word Geisha literally means person of art, and Geisha are, indeed, finely schooled in a variety of traditional arts including classical dancing, the playing of musical instruments, and other performance arts.

Now, thanks to this exclusive program being offered to our guests, you will have the unusual opportunity of enjoying an evening of traditional Geisha entertainment, including exquisite performances and a sumptuous traditional Kyoto-style meal.

Entertaining you will be two Geisha and a Shamisen player. You will have the rare chance to interact as well as be entertained by these artists in the luxury and privacy of our classic Japanese guesthouse, Shiokouji Rakusui.

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