25 Mind-Blowing Cherry Blossom Pics!

"This photograph of a bridge on the canal in Omihachiman, Japan is a great example of what the magic light can do for a photograph. This is the immediate afterglow of sunset, a beautiful time for cityscapes and landscapes." "April is a beautiful time in Korea. Cherry blossoms and a warm breeze make a stroll through the Changdeokgung Palace, one of several traditional palaces in the heart of Seoul." "While wandering through Kyoto, Japan, I was mesmerized by the millions of cherry blossoms above me. It was the most beautiful sight I had ever seen.  When the wind would blow, the delicate flowers fell from their branches, covering the earth like a blanket of pink snow." "Spring at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, N.Y." "Main Street explodes with cherry blossoms in Brevard, N.C." "Cherry blossoms in Okinawa, Japan." "Cherry Blossoms in Washington, D.C." "Cherry blossoms in Burnaby, British Columbia." "Notre Dame Cathedral with cherry blossoms." "Cherry blossoms in Tokyo's Ueno Park." "Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C.""Along Allee de Cygnes during spring time in Paris." "A young girl enjoying a stick among the cherry blossoms at the Botanical Gardens in Brooklyn, N.Y., 2010." "We paid 6 yen to get into the zoo so that we could see this popular pagoda in Tokyo's Ueno Park. The cherry blossoms have a way of making every picture look better." "Cherry blossoms in Shimizu, Japan, with Mount Fuji in the distance." Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C.Cherry blossoms at the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.Cherry blossoms in ChinaCherry blossoms in Olympia, WashingtonCherry blossom tree in Washington, D.C.Cherry blossoms around a lake in Washington, D.C.Cherry blossoms in Tokyo, JapanCherry blossoms in St. Louis, MissouriOregon's Umpqua Lighthouse with cherry blossoms
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"This photograph of a bridge on the canal in Omihachiman, Japan, is a great example of what the magic of light can do for a photograph. This is the immediate afterglow of sunset, a beautiful time for cityscapes and landscapes."
"April is a beautiful time in Korea. Cherry blossoms and a warm breeze make for a great stroll through the Changdeokgung Palace, one of several traditional palaces in the heart of Seoul."
"While wandering through Kyoto, Japan, I was mesmerized by the millions of cherry blossoms above me. It was the most beautiful sight I had ever seen. When the wind would blow, the delicate flowers fell from their branches, covering the earth like a blanket of pink snow."
— Courtesy lous22/myBudgetTravel
"Spring at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, N.Y."
"Main Street explodes with cherry blossoms in Brevard, N.C."
"Cherry blossoms in Okinawa, Japan."
— Courtesy amsher/myBudgetTravel
"Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C."
"Cherry blossoms in Burnaby, British Columbia."
"Notre Dame Cathedral with cherry blossoms."
"Cherry blossoms in Tokyo's Ueno Park."
"Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C."
"Along Allee de Cygnes during springtime in Paris."
"While visiting a coffee-growing farm on Hawaii's Big Island, I spotted this colorful blooming tree."
"A young girl enjoying a stick among the cherry blossoms at the Botanical Gardens in Brooklyn, N.Y., 2010."
"We paid ¥6 to get into the zoo so that we could see this popular pagoda in Tokyo's Ueno Park. The cherry blossoms have a way of making every picture look better."
"Cherry blossoms in Shimizu, Japan, with Mount Fuji in the distance."
"Photo taken April 2011 of the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C."
My first trip to Washington, D.C. coincided with the annual Cherry Blossom Festival. I had no idea of the millions of people that converge on the area and was pleasantly surprised to have gotten such a peaceful moment to take this shot.
"Cherry blossoms in China."
"Cherry Blossom Lane at the other Washington (Olympia, Washington)."
"A beautiful day in D.C. I visited my daughter and we strolled around the city looking at the beautiful blossoming trees."
"Tranquil cherry blossom scene in D.C."
"Japanese Gardens, Tokyo, Japan."
"A late March heavy wet snow on the trees that were in bloom made a colorful contrast. Photo taken at the Missouri Botanical Gardens in Saint Louis. Every week brings a new view in the gardens."
— http://mybt.budgettravel.com/_Blossoms-38-Snow/photo/13462180/21864.html Courtesy GL Salava/myBudgetTravel
"Umpqua Lighthouse In Southern Oregon."
— Courtesy RSchatz/myBudgetTravel

It's blossom time! Whether you've got the beautiful pink-and-white blooms in your home town or are considering an April getaway to see them in person, Budget Travel readers' best shots of cherry blossom festivals around the globe will inspire and delight you.

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