Cherry Blossom-O-Rama


The “Meguro River” in Nakameguro turns into the Church Of St. Cherry.

It’s crowded. It’s crazy. But I’ve got to admit, cherry blossom season here does not disappoint.


The red lacquer bridge in Koraku-en garden.

Full bloom at Koraku-en garden

Seriously full bloom at Koraku-en garden


More cherry goodness in Nakameguro.

Her Majesty Of Fluffy Pinkness up close.

Her Majesty Of Fluffy Pinkness up close.

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