395 - No Selfies with Geisha

This week’s ENW podcast reports on a decision by one Japanese city to try and combat what has become a modern trend across the world – selfie tourism. The city of Kyoto – home to some of the country’s most significant cultural sites has decided to implement a selfie ban. Their focus is the city’s 400 Geisha – who have complained that requests for selfies have become out of control. How will this ban be enforced? What will be the result on tourism?
ENGLISH NEWS WEEKLY will try and explain all! (PDF)


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