Tag: Japan Ume Matsuri

 
  • One Day in Tokyo: Early Spring Itinerary

    One Day in Tokyo: Early Spring Itinerary

    I have noticed that many tourists who visit Tokyo for the first time in their lives fall in love with this bustling city. Often I hear people saying that “I wish if I could stay in Tokyo for the rest of my life.” I don’t reside there; in fact, city […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom in Kyoto | Travel Guide 2019

    Plum Blossom in Kyoto | Travel Guide 2019

    One of the highly notable spring blossoms in Japan is certainly plum blossom. In Japanese it’s known as “Ume.” The flower is uniquely beautiful and often overshadowed by the legendary sakura or cherry blossoms. Actually, it is not true at all. The ones who live outside Japan may think of […]

     
     
  • What to do in Tokyo in Winter

    What to do in Tokyo in Winter

    Tokyo is a dynamic and bustling city, packed with endless tourist attractions, where old and modern Japanese traditions could be found. It is a dream destination to millions of Japan enthusiasts. Meanwhile if your intention is to discover the country’s picturesque rural landscapes you have to escape from there to […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom Festival at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine

    Plum Blossom Festival at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine

    Viewing plum blossom at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine is a must thing to do in Kyoto during early spring. My every visit to this historic shrine was fabulous with lots of wonderful memories, and the reason behind that was beautiful ume (plum blossom). I must tell you that I once got […]

     
     
  • Odawara Ume Matsuri 2019 | Visit Kanagawa

    Odawara Ume Matsuri 2019 | Visit Kanagawa

    Odawara Ume Matsuri is an incredible Japanese early spring festival, held in Odawara city. This is one of the most popular yearly events in Kanagawa prefecture and top plum blossom viewing spots in all over Japan. When the coldest month of Japan “January” is about to say “goodbye” – then […]

     
     
  • Atami Baien Ume Matsuri 2019 | Visit Shizuoka

    Atami Baien Ume Matsuri 2019 | Visit Shizuoka

    Atami, a popular hot spring resort town in Shizuoka Prefecture, has a beautiful plum garden called Atami Baien that becomes amazingly magnificent with millions of ume blossoms during its Atami Baien Ume Matsuri. Here, ume matsuri means plum blossom festival. Please, bear in mind that Atami Baien is one of […]

     
     
  • Setagaya Ume Matsuri at Hanegi Park

    Setagaya Ume Matsuri at Hanegi Park

    Setagaya Ume Matsuri is one of the prominent plum blossom festivals in Japan, held in early February in Tokyo. Want to know something about this yearly Japanese festival? Who knows, you might get some interesting information that includes few travel tips to this place. Hanegi Park hosts Setagaya ume matsuri […]

     
     
  • 10 Best Places to View Plum Blossom in Japan

    10 Best Places to View Plum Blossom in Japan

    If you are planning to Japan in early spring to see beautiful plum blossom, then you should know the best ume spots that are scattered across Japan. I don’t miss visiting my favorite ume spots that I usually visit every year. Let me introduce my favorite plum blossom spots here, […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom in Japan | Ume Matsuri 2019

    Plum Blossom in Japan | Ume Matsuri 2019

    Japanese plum (Ume) blossoms bring an important message for all of us that spring is coming very soon. It appears in late winter when snow starts melting. Significantly it has an important role in Japanese culture. Festivals are held throughout Japan during this blooming season. Plum blossom is the sign of ending […]

     
     
 
 

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