Tag: Plum Blossom

 
  • 7 Best Places to See Plum Blossom in Tokyo

    7 Best Places to See Plum Blossom in Tokyo

    Plum blossom or Ume is a delicate flower that starts to bloom in mid February in Japan. Whether you believe it or not that Tokyo is home to some of the most impressive plum groves in the country. It is just incredible to see their utmost beauty out there while […]

     
     
  • 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 […]

     
     
  • 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 […]

     
     
  • 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, […]

     
     
  • Difference Between Cherry Blossom and Plum Blossom

    Difference Between Cherry Blossom and Plum Blossom

    Someone asked me a few days ago “what is the difference between cherry blossom and plum blossom?” Then I thought I should write an article on this topic. Most of the people who have not seen cherry blossoms or plum blossoms together they might think that they are both same. […]

     
     
  • 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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