Japanese Plum 梅 (ume) Blossoms

Japan, Travel

Although Cherry blossoms are more popular, I think that Japanese plum blossoms (ume 梅) are equally beautiful. Just like the sakura, ume blossoms are iconic symbol for spring season. Japanese plum typically blossoms at the start of spring (February to March). Photos above are taken while strolling around Hama Rikyu gardens in central Tokyo alongside […]

March 7, 2016