Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cherry Blossoms In Japan

17 Magical Pics Of Japan's Cherry Blossom By National Geographic
by James Gould-Bourn

Few places in the world do spring like Japan does spring. The vibrant and delicate cherry blossom is, after all, one of earth's most majestic natural wonders, and there's nothing quite like strolling beneath those ephemeral petals and marveling at how amazing mother nature can be.
To celebrate the arrival of Japan's most magical season, National Geographic invited community members to send in their best photographs of the country's famous cherry blossom. Take a look at the pictures below to see for yourself the stunning submissions they received.
the Japanese take their cherry blossom very seriously. The Meteorological Agency even provides a dedicated forecast for cherry blossom season. The blossom moves north in what's known as a "sakura zensen", and people keenly track the progress of this cherry blossom front as it makes its way up-country.


Sakura River


White Wall


Land of mist


Evening cherry blossoms


Japan's Cherry Blossom Festival


Pink sakura and pink line


Sakura Reverie


A train passing by in spring


Cherry Blossom


The color of the cultivation in spring


Old couple


After fall of Sakura


Tunnel of cherry blossoms


Spring evening


Sakura blizzard

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