Most nonrev’s have seeing the Cherry Blossoms in Japan or Washington DC on their travel bucket list.
While seeing the cherry blossoms in Washington DC is nice, it is on a much smaller scale than what you see and experience in Japan.
Like fall colors in New England or the changing of the Aspen’s in Colorado, you have to hit it just right to get the maximum effect of this incredible event.
This year, depending on where you go in Japan, cherry blossoms will be blooming from early April to Early May.
Click here for the Cherry Blossom Forecast in Japan for this year. It is broken out in detail depending on where you are going in Japan.
The cherry blossoms might be one of the more iconic events Japan is known for. Expect lots of visitors and crowds when you go and in some places hotel rooms will be hard to find.
So what else do you need to take into account and know before you head off across the Pacific to see the cherry blossoms in Japan.
The Telegraph in the UK just did an excellent story on everything you need to know about seeing the cherry blossoms in Japan.