As the snow finally melts and sandstorms blow away, spring is making it’s much anticipated return to Japan. In this episode we return with shorter format: Top Cheapo Eats, Cheapo Calendar and the feature for this week is Hanami – enjoying the cherry blossom.
http://sakura.yahoo.co.jp/ – sakura forecast and progress across Japan (Japanese).
Sakura photo from tadashiokoshi
Escape Tokyo for the day, see mountains, hot springs, the modern, the traditional, the old and the ancient!