Shower of cherry blossoms in Miyagi Prefecture

About 1,400 cherry trees of eight varieties are planted in the Michinoku national park in Kawasaki Town, Miyagi Prefecture. On the day of the shooting, the Yoshino-cherry blossom, past its peak, was swaying in the gentle breeze, with petals fluttering down to create a soft pink carpet on the promenade. One visitor to the park said, "The cherry blossom blizzard was enchanting, like a snowfall."

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