For anyone planning to enjoy cherry blossoms in Japan this year, here is the forecast by region, and the map below (Japanese, announced today)! Location Opening Estimated Best Viewing Tokyo March 26 April 1 to 9 Kyoto March 26 April 2 to 10 Kagoshima March 25 April 1 to 9 Kumamoto March 21 March 29 … More Cherry Blossoms 2015 Forecast!
One more year, one more Spring… and the cherry blossoms are almost saying goodbye until next year. So it’s time to make a mini album of this year’s sakura! This time I decided to post here only three of the pictures I liked the most. The rest will be in the video below! Enjoy! Some of … More SAKURA 2014 GRAND REPORT!
It’s been really busy days lately as a new school year started! But rest assured, I’m preparing a grand report of all the sakura pictures I’m taking this year! I’ve been discovering quite awesome places to take pictures so I’m going to share them with you very soon!
This year the cherry blossoms were on full bloom right when I returned to Portugal, so I couldn’t take many pictures T_T But when I got back to Tokyo there were still some left, so I leave you some pictures here!
It is getting warmer in Tokyo, Spring is giving its first signals! Hay fever is quite common in Japan, and as Spring comes, everyone starts using masks for protection. Normally, Japanese people use masks when they have a cold, or to avoid having one. It may seem kind of weird, seen from western countries, because … More Spring is coming!
This is a so beautiful week, Sakura blooming everywhere you go! I feel it’s even more special because it ends so fast. Anyway, lately I’ve been doing a little running in the morning with my host mother, and a little walking at night with all the family! Really nice enjoying the Sakura! Here are some … More More Sakura! At night!
Today is Japanese Lesson day, but I can’t possibly let the chance slip by, so I’ll write about my day yesterday! (So this week’s Japanese Lesson will be postponed to Wednesday) Yesterday I went to Naka Itabashi (中板橋), where there was a Sakura Festival! I’ve never seen streets so lively, it was just awesome! Everyone … More Cherry Blossoms in full bloom & Mochitsuki!