Cherry blossoms

Wash. D.C.'s Cherry Blossom Festival arrives... finally!

Wash. D.C.'s Cherry Blossom Festival arrives... finally!

The National Cherry Blossom Festival starts March 20 in Washington
Earliest ever cherry blossoms in Tokyo

Earliest ever cherry blossoms in Tokyo

Warmer weather means hanami has come early this year. The season highlight is expected to be this coming weekend
iReport: My favorite Japan destinations

iReport: My favorite Japan destinations

CNNGo iReporter Dustin Perry shares a seasonal flowering of Japan-U.S. friendship
Fukushima Taiko drummers Japan's newest stateside export

Fukushima Taiko drummers Japan's newest stateside export

Evacuee youth group gets its show on the road for April D.C. cherry blossom festival
Sakura to soothe the soul: Still time for nature in Tokyo

Sakura to soothe the soul: Still time for nature in Tokyo

In spite of hardships, there’s always Japan’s cherry-blossom season to savor
Mid-April cherry blossom blooms in Kanazawa

Mid-April cherry blossom blooms in Kanazawa

Arrived late to the cherry blossom party? Head north to Kanazawa, Sendai or Hakodate
Gallery: Tokyo goes pink-- it's cherry blossom season

Gallery: Tokyo goes pink-- it's cherry blossom season

Photographer Sean Wood shoots Tokyo during the weekend peak of 'hanami' flower viewing season
Japan's Olympic bobsleigh goes kimonos and cherry blossoms

Japan's Olympic bobsleigh goes kimonos and cherry blossoms

Japan may not be a favorite for a medal in the two-woman bobsledding competition, but the art is sure to attract attention
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