The Colonel In A Kimono

2007.10.26 The Colonel in a Kimono

If you like this, don’t miss the Thai Ronald McDonald or Samurai (Colonel) Sanders.

In a bizarre mixing and mashing of East and West that Japan likes so much, I give you ‘The Colonel’ in a kimono. This was taken in the city of Nara near Kyoto. One of my photos was deemed the photo of the day at the travel blog Gadling via their Flickr group.

Apparently, he is hawking the special of the day and handing out something in his basket. The workers looked at me with curiosity as I took the picture, as I’m sure many people do.

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