(Wayne Specht/Stars and Stripes)

Hirosaki, Japan, May 2000: Under cover of night, cherry blossom trees lining the moat surrounding Hirosaki Castle in northern Japan lend a warm glow.

Wondering where to go to see spring blooms? Stripes has got you covered! Check our community pages for spring blooms near where you are stationed.

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