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Describe your perfect FT Weekend and it could become a reality. Whether it’s dinner with a literary hero or a group trek through the Himalayas, we’re giving you the chance to experience a whole new world with FT Weekend.

Submit your entry in 100 words or less and gather votes through social media. Our FT judging panel will select their top ten. One winner will be chosen to create their perfect weekend up to the value of £5,000 (or local equivalent).

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Geisha in kyoto

My perfect FT Weekend would be...

Strolling along Japan's Geisha district Gion and taking in the sights, sounds and smells of old Japan

I would love to meander around the quaint little streets of Gion among the five hanamachis (communities), visiting old style Japanese teahouses and getting acquainted to Japan's fading cultural icon that is the geisha

Elizabeth Pitkin