Sunday, April 22, 2012

Sakura Season


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Cherry Blossom (sakura) season is back in Tokyo, the most anticipated and brief season on the year has finally come to town.

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Large parks are the most popular places to enjoy the cherry trees, but there is always an area not far from work or home with of a large number of cherry trees, making it easy to go out and enjoy the season.

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As it is usual every year, large number of people goes out to enjoy the the sakuras, sitting under the trees, on the open tables set by the restaurants or just walking around the blooming trees, giving the city a great ambiance.

2 comments:

Ben Adelaide said...

Great shots... I've only ever seen sakura once (last year) in Tokyo, and was totally blown away with it. Brings back great memories. Thanks for sharing.

islandjp said...

thanks Ben, I got to see it almost every year, and it is always a great event.