The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Cherry Blossom: When & Where

There are few experiences which can rival the romantic notion of walking along tranquil Japanese gardens as pretty sakura petals bloom above you, or joining the hordes of locals having a picnic under large pink canopies for hanami (flower viewing) and a sip of Japanese beer.

Suggested Itinerary for 11 Days in Japan

It’s been almost 10 months since I first wrote about my then-upcoming Japan trip, but I haven’t written much about the country—and half a dozen other countries which are still in the queue list, for that matter! But since I already received a few requests to share my complete Japan itinerary, I suppose I can’t…