Ohanami Party in Hirosaki Castle Park Japan
Japanese people enjoying Ohanami (Cherry blossom viewing party).
Japanese people love the traditional hanami party, gathering in great numbers wherever the flowering trees are found. Thousands of people fill the parks to hold feasts and heavy drinking under the flowering trees, and often these parties go on until very late at night.
Hirosaki Castle Park.
Northern Honshu, Japan. Over 3,000 cherry trees come into bloom from mid April to early May in the castle park.