The cherry blossom, or sakura, has been a cultural hallmark in Japanese art and literature for centuries, and the fun associated with the two weeks of hanami -- flower viewing -- season has become a U.S. custom, too.
Places in Japan and South Korea to celebrate the bloom.
The Shinagawa Aquarium — while not the most conveniently located aquarium around — is hands down the best aquarium available in Tokyo.
Thrill-seeking families looking for a roller coaster fix during the warmer months need look no further than Mount Fuji. But there are kid-friendly rides, too.
The following are places to celebrate the bloom.
In the rolling hills of eastern France lie the remains of 10,489 Americans who gave their lives for their country.
Diverse architectural assets, easy pet access and a slamming food scene are just a few of the reasons to visit Macon, Ga. The international cherry blossom festival held in March is another.
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