Spring is an extremely popular time in Japan. Cherry blossoms bloom for a limited time and it's best to view them during their peak time. This mini guide explains when the first cherry blossoms are predict to bloom.
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Starbucks Japan has revealed it's limited time Spring Starbucks Pudding Series! Starbucks and Sakura lovers will definitely want to try their Starbucks Pudding!
The FLOWERS by NAKED 2017 exhibition takes visitors on a journey of seasons and wonders centered around the beautiful yet mysterious world of flowers.
Japanes Hina Dolls are incredibly rare and expensive handmade dolls that are displayed in the earlier part of the year to celebrate good health and growth for young girls. The Hanging Hina Doll Decoration Festival in Izu Inatori is the must see place...
Historic Osaka Castle is surrounded by over 600 cherry blossoms trees. When in Japan during the spring, cherry blossoms are the main event. Don't miss seeing these delicate flowers next to a piece of Japanese history.
At Yoshinoyama the cherry blossoms cover the mountain during cherry blossom season which captures the true essence and beauty of cherry blossoms in Japan. Make your way down the Yoshinoyama and enjoy the beautiful cherry blossoms as far as the eye ca...
Tetsugaku no Michi, also known as the Philosopher's Walk, is one of the many gems that decorate Kyoto. Walk along the path of the enlightened as you enjoy beautiful cherry blossoms at Tetsugaku no Michi!
Oshino Hakkai in Yamanashi is a peaceful nature area around Mount Fuji. These natural ponds are crystal clear and each one is a little unique. When visiting Mount Fuji, be sure to not miss Oshino Hakkai.
Hokkaido is a great place to visit for sakura in 2017. Be sure to visit Sapporo for an amazing view and stop by Hakodate for a festival or two this cherry blossom season.
Spring in Japan not only means Sakura Blossoms; it also means Sakura flavored frappuccino and lattes and Sakura tumblers at Starbucks Japan! Don't miss out on the 2017 version of delicious Sakura Starbucks flavors and Sakura Tumbers at Starbucks Japa...
Kyoto is full of spots to see cherry blossoms in 2017. Some popular spots are Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Daigoji Temple. All of Kyoto is pink with flower petals during spring.
Maruyama Park in Kyoto is home to some of the most popular shrine and temples in the Gion district. During the spring all of the cherry blossoms are in bloom and its absolutely stunning.
Koenjoshi Park and Takatao Castle in Nagano is unique because the cherry blossom festival features almost exclusively Kohigan cherry blossom trees. Come see beautiful cherry blossoms and a historic castle.
Kaizu Osaki in Shiga has a very beauty Cherry Blossom Festival in the spring. Enjoy seeing the pink flower contrast with Lake Biwa. Experience the freshness of spring new a historic lake.
Ibaraki, north of Tokyo is home to many scenic spots. This coastal prefecture has peaceful many outdoors areas. Come check out Ibaraki for the picturesque national parks.
Mie offers spectacular natural beauties that cannot be compared to anywhere in the world. From ancient shrines to historic pilgrimages and mouth watering Matsusaka beef, Mie is sure to satisfy your sense of adventure and stomach.
Fukuokazeki Sakura Park in Ibaraki is a magnificent spot just outside of Tokyo to see cherry blossoms. This peaceful riverside park is covered in flowers during the spring. This is a must see cherry blossom spot.
North of Tokyo, there is the Tenpyo no Oka Park in Tochigi. This relaxing park is home to many beautiful cherry blossom trees. Those looking for peace should definitely visit this park.
The Kanto region of Japan has many beautiful spots to see cherry blossom trees. There are many major spots in Tokyo. During the few short weeks of blooming cherry blossoms, people like to have picnics in the parks to admire the delicate flowers.
Ohirasan in Tochigi is a scenic local park with amazing views. The mountain trails and a shrine is surrounded by vibrant cherry blossoms in the spring. If you are looking for an off the beat spot to view cherry blossoms, be sure to check out Ohirasan...
Cherry blossoms can be seen conveniently at Sumida River Park near Asakusa. Sumida River Park is a very popular spot during the spring and summer. Come enjoy the cherry blossoms by the river.
Cherry blossom at Omigawa Shiroyama Park in Chiba are accompanied by an impressive array of azaleas. The beautiful park is located in a peaceful local area. This is a great spot to view the cherry blossoms.
Mobara Park in Chiba has a beautiful koi pond with a shrine. The cherry blossoms and ancient scenery is breathtaking. Come enjoy the traditional Japanese landscape with the spring flowers.
Omiya Park is an excellent place to go view the cherry blossoms. The winding trails and the reflections of the blossoms in the water are absolutely breathtaking. Don't miss this local spot in Saitama.
Gongendo Park is Saitama has beautiful cherry blossoms during the spring. This is a popular hanami spot for locals. The Satte Sakura Festival is the highlight of cherry blossom season in Saitama, so be sure not to miss it.
Yodogawa Riverside Park in Osaka/Kyoto area is an awesome spot to have a picnic and relax. During the spring there is over 200 cherry blossom trees blooming and it's a magnificent spot.
Shinjuku Gyoen is the top destination for viewing cherry blossoms in Japan! View cherry blossoms in Japan's historic Shinjuku Gyoen where they have been enjoyed since the Edo period! Enjoy a picnic under the cherry blossom trees!
Rikugien Garden is a colorful garden in the Bunkyo District of Tokyo. The beautiful garden is cover with pink blooming flowers in the spring and red leaves in the autumn.
Nihombashi/Yaesu Sakura-dori is one of the largest cherry blossom viewing spots in Tokyo. Many parts of the area is illuminated, the lights and cherry blossoms looking amazing together.
Roppongi is known for expensive restaurants and art museums. In the spring Roppongi Hills is surrounded by cherry blossom trees. Cherry blossoms in Mouri Teien are breathtaking.
Akagi Nanmen Senbonzakura is the most famous and popular cherry blossom viewing spot in Gunma. Walking through the pretty tunnel created by light pink cherry blossom flowers is unforgettable.
Odawara Joshi Park is a historic park filled with beautiful cherry blossom trees. During the cherry blossom season, the trees are illuminated at night, it makes the season a little more special.
Inokashira Park in Musashino City, Tokyo, is famous for cherry blossom viewing. During the spring, many people come to see the flowers and enjoy the large central pond. Something is said to happen if a couples rides the swan boats.
Ueno Park has over 1,200 cherry blossom trees that will be flourising with magical pink flowers in the spring. Ueno Park is home to many museums, temples, and shrines. This park is a must visit spot in Tokyo.
Mitsuike Park is popular for some many reasons, such as the outdoor activities, the cherry blossoms, and the sports areas. The relaxing and beautiful scenery will make you forget you are in the city.
The large 134 acre Yoyogi Park is a beautiful green space in Tokyo. The park is a gather spot for locals and visitors looking for something different while in Tokyo. Seeing the cherry blossoms in the spring is an unforgettable experience.
Spring in Japan means sakura or cherry blossoms. Many people come to the Meguro River to see the beautiful cherry blossoms. The cherry blossoms can be enjoyed during the day or night.
Visit one of the many UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites, Himeji Castle. This beautiful castle in the Hyogo prefecture has been fully renovated, Himeji Castle looks even better than before.
The Tokushima prefecture in Japan produces rice and vegetables. This agricultural prefecture has many things to do outdoors. Come see a different side of rural Japan.
Kakunodate in Akita was and is currently a samurai town. This Edo period style town displays what houses were like during the time. Learn about the history of Kakunodate and see historic sties.
Niigata is exciting, interesting and fun in many ways. There are things to do all year around such as enjoying the springtime cherry blossoms and the autumn leaves.
Sendai is the capital city in the Miyagi Prefecture. This large city in the Tohoku region has many activities all year around. There is excellent local cuisine and attractions.
The Tenryuji Temple is a highly recommended place to visit in Arashiyama in Kyoto. The gorgeous zen garden is a must see in autumn. Exporter the temple while learning some Japanese history.
Kurama-dera Temple in northern Kyoto is a little mysterious. The origins are historically unclear and it is said the Tengu spirits live here. Come see this beautiful temple with a different look during every season.
Daigoji Temple founded in 874 is a World Heritage Site in Kyoto. There are many events all year long at this temple. This is one of many beautiful and historic temples in Kyoto.
Japan is a mysterious country. Learn some new trivia about Japan and quiz your friends. Somethings will always remain a question. There is so must history related to Japan.
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine is one of the important shrines in Kyoto. This shrine is dedicated to noted scholar, Sugawara no Michizane. There are many beautiful sites to see at this shrine.
Ninnaji Temple is a must see temple while travelling in Kyoto, Japan. Visit a place that has over a 1000 years of history. Wonder around this temple with 12 different buildings to see.
Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto has many cultural spots to visit. This must see temple will leave a lasting impression and will certainly become a highlight while traveling through Japan.
Kiyomizu-dera Temple in Kyoto is a Buddhist temple that was constructed in 1633. Don't miss this breathtaking World Heritage Site. Come visit Kyoto to see one of many temples.
Byodoin Temple in Kyoto is a mus visit World Heritage Site. This is one of the few original temples from the Heian period. This beautiful temple is a must see no matter what season it is in Japan.
Asakusa has many things to do for the whole family. Walk through Sensoji Temple, eat traditional food, visit the Tokyo Skytree, and find a souvenir. Get a taste of traditional Japan.
When in Yushima, it is easy to forget you're in Tokyo. Come visit the shrine and cafes, main parts of Yushima still looks like a scene out of the Edo period.
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is a nature oasis in the heart of Tokyo. The rich history and beautiful scenery makes people never want to leave. The garden is home to many species of trees and flowers.
In Kyoto there are many temples, Kodaiji Temple is one of the best temples to visit during autumn. The majestic autumn leaves give the viewer an otherworldly feeling.
Yamagata Prefecture is located on the westernmost part of the Tohoku region and facing the Sea of Japan. Lately many tourists come to enjoy the serene nature and delicious local cuisine!
There are interesting festivals in Hakodate which is one of famous sightseeing spots of Hokkaido. Followings are Hakodate’s popular and representative festival of each season!
Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture) is one of the most beautiful and historical cities in Japan, it has preserved samurai and geisha districts. Here are top 10 best things to do in Kanazawa.
Introducing 3 best hanami (sakura viewing) spots in Hakodate Hokkaido. If you have a plan to come to Hokkaido in spring, it is highly recommended to hanami (sakura viewing) in Hakodate.
From the past Cherry Blossoms "Sakura" has been loved by Japanese people and there are many Hanami spots in Osaka and Kyoto. This article introduces you the best Hanami spots to enjoy Sakaura.
Introducing 10 Wonderful places to enjoy Sakura Viewing "Hanami"around Tokyo. Let's travel to feel this Japanese culture and enjoy Hanami with amazing Sakura in this Spring!