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Cherry Blossoms Make Early Spring Debut in Tokyo; See Pics

World | Associated Press | March 27, 2018, 2:13 pm
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 Visitors enjoy the cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. Cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom in Tokyo, Japan as it warms up for the spring season. (Image: AP)

Visitors enjoy the cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. Cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom in Tokyo, Japan as it warms up for the spring season. (Image: AP)

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 Cherry blossom flowers are reflected on a pond at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Cherry blossom flowers are reflected on a pond at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 A family takes a picture of cherry blossom flowers at full bloom at Chidorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

A family takes a picture of cherry blossom flowers at full bloom at Chidorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors gather for flower viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo, as cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom. (Image: AP)

Visitors gather for flower viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo, as cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at a park in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at a park in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Cherry blossom flowers are reflected on a pond at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Cherry blossom flowers are reflected on a pond at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 A woman takes a picture of the cherry blossom at full bloom at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

A woman takes a picture of the cherry blossom at full bloom at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 A woman takes a picture of the cherry blossom at Chidorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

A woman takes a picture of the cherry blossom at Chidorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. At the garden, people laid down picnic sheets to enjoy

Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. At the garden, people laid down picnic sheets to enjoy "hanami," which is a Japanese custom of flower viewing. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors on boat enjoy Someiyoshino cherry blossoms at Chitorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Visitors on boat enjoy Someiyoshino cherry blossoms at Chitorigafuchi in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Visitors enjoy the cherry-blossom viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors on boats enjoy Someiyoshino cherry blossoms at Chitorigafuchi Imperial Palace moat in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

Visitors on boats enjoy Someiyoshino cherry blossoms at Chitorigafuchi Imperial Palace moat in Tokyo. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors gather for flower viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo, as cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom. Japan warms up for the spring season. These flowers only last about a week but people are flocking to hot spots throughout Japan to enjoy the scenic sights. (Image: AP)

Visitors gather for flower viewing at Shinjuku Gyoen national garden in Tokyo, as cherry blossom flowers are at full bloom. Japan warms up for the spring season. These flowers only last about a week but people are flocking to hot spots throughout Japan to enjoy the scenic sights. (Image: AP)