Spring’s Almost Here: The Most Beautiful Cherry Blossoms Around The World

Cherry blossoms in bloom in the Tszuki Ward of Yokohama, Japan. The cherry tree (sakura) blooms in March or April and is an icon in Japanese culture; the trees have always been a symbol of the beauty of Japan. Photo by: Rafael Reyes

Rowing boats during cherry blossom at Chidorigafuchi, Japan. Photo by: Shane Hayes

From the end of March to early May, sakura (cherry) bloom is all over Japan. In more than half of Japan, the cherry blossoming days come at the same time. Photo by: Toru Hanai

Amazing Nakameguro canal, Japan. Photo by: Violet Blue

Amazing cherry blossoms in Tokyo during night. Photo by: unknown

Cherry blossoms and Tokyo tower at night. Photo by: Masashi Wakui

Beautiful tram station during cherry bloom in South Korea. Photo by: Aaron Choi

Every spring, nearly 1,700 Cherry Blossom trees lining Washington DC’s Tidal Basin burst into color in a beautiful display of floral fireworks. But the peak bloom period lasts only a few days, and precisely when it happens varies each year. Photo by: J.D. Moore

Kiss under a cherry blossom tree. Photo by: Korri Crowley

Blossom Street In Stockholm, Sweden. Photo by: Hector Melo A.

Cherry trees path, Germany. Photo by: Shoeven

Beautiful blossom over canals of Amsterdam, Holland. Photo by: Invivo Oz