There’s absolutely nothing that can beat the feeling that you get when you are outside in nature. To take a break from the concrete jungle that we live in and just be surrounded by nature and it’s beauty. The beauty of the different flowers and their capturing colors, the sound of the birds singing; these are the things that give our soul peace.
For a moment, be one with your surroundings and enjoy the beauty of nature. If you are the kind of person that loves the beauty of nature, you need to take a drive to Washington D.C to experience the beauty of the Cherry-Blossom trees. The busyness of cities such as New York tends to make us forget the unquantifiable beauty of nature. Trust me; the drive will be worth it.
The History of the Cherry-Blossoms:
Have you ever wondered how so many trees just decided to bloom in one area and create so much beauty that we can’t comprehend it? The trees didn’t only grow there; they were a gift from the mayor of Tokyo in 1912 to the United States. He gifted the United States with approximately 3000 Cherry Blossom tree, and that’s why we have the Blossom Festival every year to commemorate this wonderful gift that was given to the United States.
When do Cherry Blossoms bloom?
These beautiful trees bloom during the springtime. It is difficult to say when exactly they will be in full bloom as it differs each year. The flowering period of Cherry Blossoms lasts about fourteen days. The best time to view these beautiful trees is about four days after the flowering period has begun.
Where to see the Blossom trees?
The Tidal Basin is the perfect place to view the Cherry Blossoms from, according to many people that have attended the festival; you can take beautiful pictures from this location. If you’re struggling to find the Cherry Blossoms, try these various locations or go to the National Mall, you will also find them there.
When is the perfect time to view the Cherry Blossoms?
It honestly doesn’t matter what time you go and view the Cherry Blossoms. There is no wrong time; they are beautiful regardless of what time of the day you go to see them. If you’re trying to avoid going when there are many people, then go early in the morning or in the evening, it would also help to avoid weekends.
You need to take time out of your busy day to view this beautiful sight; pictures won’t do justice to the beauty of these trees. You need to be there; among the trees themselves, and I promise you that the beauty will take your breath away. There’s nothing that beats being one with the nature around you.
So if it means you have to leave the concrete jungle for just a few days, get in the car and drive to WashingtonD.C, you won’t regret it. You’ll be mesmerized by the beauty that all your other problems will fall away, and for just that one moment you’ll experience true peace, and nothing can beat that.
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