sakura

The best cherry blossom sightseeing spots in Tohoku

Tohoku blooms with cherry blossom during spring as the region is known for its beautiful countryside. With tourists flocking to destinations like Osaka and Tokyo during sakura season, Tohoku provides a leisurely respite for discerning travelers. Found in the north of Honshu, Japan’s largest island, Tohoku comprises six prefectures that have distinct cultures and experiential …

The best cherry blossom sightseeing spots in Tohoku Read More »

The best cherry blossom viewing spots in Kyoto include Maruyama Park, Hirano Jinja, the Kamogawa River and Heian Shrine

Japan’s cultural capital of Kyoto is one of the most popular places to visit in Japan for the “sakura” cherry blossom season, and there was a time I used to visit here at least every other year, living a never-ending #Travelife.  When the cherry blossoms in Kyoto are in full bloom, the locals gather in …

The best cherry blossom viewing spots in Kyoto include Maruyama Park, Hirano Jinja, the Kamogawa River and Heian Shrine Read More »

Sakura cherry blossom lunch at the New World Millennium Hotel in Hong Kong

Japanese Chef Masahiko Noka from Kyoto, Japan, has designed a lavish sakura meal at the Sagano restaurant of the New World Millennium Hotel in Hong Kong. He wants diners to experience a sakura enchantment at Sagano. Scroll down to read more about the sakura set lunch at the Millennium Hotel in Hong Kong… CHERRY BLOSSOM LUNCH …

Sakura cherry blossom lunch at the New World Millennium Hotel in Hong Kong Read More »