What of hanami picnics if cherry blossom festivals are canceled (again)?
Where to see sakura after dark this spring.
With over 100 wild species of ornamental cherry trees and up to 600 cultivars in Japan, there's a lot more variety in appearance and flowering periods than you might think.
Pick from the popular spots, less-crowded areas, day trips, hikes and more this spring.
We're talking cherry blossoms in a cemetery, on a boat—and even in your birthday suit!
Every spring, Meguro’s usually sleepy river banks become a hive of activity as one of Tokyo’s most magical spots to see the annual cherry blossoms.
Joining a hanami party is a quintessential Japanese experience.
Parades and performances, blossoms and Buddha's birthday.
Peak weekend for cherry blossom viewing, plus the Kanamara "Penis" Matsuri.
Tokyo's biggest fireworks event, a Taiwanese night market, a traditional Eisa dance festival and more.
Kanamara "Penis" Festival, Earth Day Market at Yoyogi Park, African Festival 2016 and hanami boat rides.
Cherry blossom festivals, outdoor markets, art, music and more!