21 Stunning Photos Of The Spring Cherry Blossoms In Japan (It's Happening Right Now!)

Every April, the pink sakura trees open up their beauty to the country of Japan. The blossom is deeply rooted in the country's rich culture - picnicking under these trees has been a favorite pastime for centuries. Here are some of the most beautiful photos from this year's spectacle. This is the easiest way to see the Japanese Cherry Blossoms unless you're lucky enough to live in Japan.

So, if you can make the trip to Japan, you've still got a chance to behold one of nature's prettiest spectacles.

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Washington, DC and Seattle, WA are just two cities in the United States with Cherry Blossom trees, but the seasons are still quite short. We hope you loved this perfectly pink collection of blossoms as much as we enjoyed putting it together.