Cherry Blossoms at Night

April 9, 2012

Not only do the sakura blossoms look beautiful during the day, but at night time they’re lit up for an even more beautiful display. 

This river that runs through Yamaguchi’s centre is the Ichinosakagawa (Ichinosaka River / 一の坂川 ). At night the streets here are re filled with pedestrians admiring the cherry blossoms. The blossoms right now are at 100%! (as the Japanese say, which really means they’re just all completely unfurled and in full bloom.