Time to share some pictures for Saturday Snapshot! To participate in the Saturday Snapshot meme post a photo that you (or a friend or family member) have taken then leave a direct link to your post in the Mister Linky below. Photos can be old or new, and be of any subject as long as they are clean and appropriate for all eyes to see. How much detail you give in the caption is entirely up to you. Please don’t post random photos that you find online.
I took these photos on my last trip to Los Angeles. I had a little F2F with some online friends down in Little Tokyo, where we ate Korean BBQ and bought Japanese souvenirs. It’s one of my favorite parts of town. There was a tea festival, an anime contest — lots of young people dressed in amazing costumes — and the Tanabata Festival all going on. The streets were filled with women in traditional (and not so traditional) kimono, as well as men in traditional clothing and hats. There was a whole street filled with colorful banners, which is where I took these: