The Best 5 Cherry blossom spots all around the world

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Takato-joshi Park in Ina city, Nagano

Do you like cherry blossoms? Maybe, everyone will answer “Yes”. There are so many good places to enjoy cherry blossoms all over the world. In this article, we’ll introduce a beautiful location when you want to watch pink flowers.

After reading this article, you can teach places to your friends. And someday, you may say to your friends ”Let’s see cherry blossoms with me!

TAKATO in JAPAN

Takato Castle was built by samurai called Shingen Takeda during the age of civil wars, but it was broken in 1582. Old feudal retainers plant cherry blossoms in the trace of the castle to make rough forging equipped orderly.

In 1936, Takato Castle Park was completely built and 24 years after the cherry blossom called “Kohiganzakura” was registered as a natural monument in Nagano.

Cherry blossom is on the top of the hill, so when they open full, most of the hill changed into the pink color.

→Takato Castle Park Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan

WASHINGTON DC in AMERICA

Photo by Kyaw Tun on Unsplash

National Cherry Blossoms Festival is held in Washington, DC every year. This event is one of the biggest festivals to enjoy cherry blossoms and 700,000 people have visited this event to watch beautiful flowers. From mid-March to early April, you can enjoy this festival.

This festival lasts for 100 years based on many times donation and people’s considerateness. Actually, it was hard to plant cherry blossoms because people had to take cherry blossoms from Japan to America. About the number of cherry blossoms, it is 3500.

People all over the world have visited this event. If you have a chance to go to America, please visit this area.

WUHAN in CHINA

Cited from “Wuhan’s East Lake Cherry Blossom Park 东湖樱花园” https://www.orphanednation.com/wuhans-east-lake-cherry-blossom-park/

Wuhan(武漢) is also a good location to enjoy cherry blossoms. In Wuhan university, there is a good area of cherry blossoms.

Along the street of Wuhan university, more than 1000 trees are planted, so 10,000 people have visited this location every day to enjoy cherry blossoms in a peak season. These cherry blossoms were also planted based on the Japanese person’s compassion. They were given from a former prime minister of Japan to China.

Without cherry blossoms, Wuhan university is one of the beautiful colleges. When you go to China, please visit this university even if a season is not one in which cherry blossoms are not there.

BONN in GERMANY

Cited from Bonnregion HP https://www.bonn-region.de/overv/cherry-blossom-festival.html

You can see a tunnel made of cherry blossoms, which is very beautiful. Bonn is the town where Beethoven, a musician in Europe, was born in this town. In this town, a tunnel is made of cherry blossoms. You can enjoy another view in a day and night.

These flowers are natural colors while they are on sunny days and in the night, you can see a fantastic view because they are lighted up with yellow lights.

Bonn is along the Line river. When you see this fantastic tunnel, you can’t forget this view.

AOMORI in JAPAN

Cited from 弘前さくら祭り2019 HP https://www.hirosakipark.jp/sakura/2020/01/9983.html

Aomori(青森) is the north area in Japan. In Aomori, Hirosaki cherry blossoms festival is held and this is, surprisingly, the 100 times festival in 2020. In this festival, about 2600 trees with pink flowers are there. You can see a beautiful view, eating and drinking because there are so many shops called “Demise”.

Demise is a shop of “Takoyaki”, “Okonomiyaki”, Japanese traditional foods. And riding boat is allowed on the lake, so you can see riding boat with your friends or partner. There are many places of Cherry Blossoms in the world!

Cherry blossoms are Japanese traditional trees. But you can see them all over the world

Takato-joshi Park in Ina city, Nagano

If you want to enjoy cherry blossoms with traditional scenery, please come to Japan. In addition to Aomori, there are so many good places. We’ll tell you more information through the below articles.

→Tips of cherry blossom in Japan-How long? When best season?-

→The Best 10 Things To Do in Nagano In Spring

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KikuchiYuki

Hi, I’m university student. My hometown is Hokkaido and I live in Nagano to go to university. Actually, I haven’t been to foreign countries but I practice speaking English through online lesson. So I’m now writing articles in English. My hobbies are training, reading books, playing board games. Since communication with foreign people is very enjoyable for me, I often drink with non - Japanese. I want to let you visit Japan especially in Nagano after reading “NAGANO TRIP”. This article makes you interested!

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