Heavy rain and strong winds put a quick end to Ohanami (お花見) this year. Hopefully my Azamino English students (英会話) were able to get out to the Caritas Jr Collegeカリタス女子短期大学 area for one last viewing.
I met two nice people at a restaurant close to Eda Station (江田駅) and later we for an ohanami (お花見) party near Shibuya.
Despite the sudden cold this week, spring cherry blossoms are almost here. Are you excited for ohanami parties? At スミス英会話長岡京校, we certainly are! Did you know that Washington, DC, celebrates spring with its own National Cherry Blossom Festival? It’s true; the festival and its trees are rooted (pun intended) in Japan! 2012 marks the Centennial (100th […]