Monday, April 27, 2009

The Blossoms

Once again I bring you the cherry blossoms from the blooming trees in northern Japan where in forty years time you will a crazy crazy old white woman hobbling the streets, possibly with the equivalent of a present day SLR digital camera in her hand that is not holding the walking stick. Mentioning Andrew and R to her will probably produce a derisory snort.

If you want to take a look at the beauty, the blossoms stupid, not our friend in northern Japan. Click on this link and select Java.

Bit different this year. Here is a night shot of Hirosake Castle with the blossoms in the foreground.


  1. Just gorgeous, I love those blossoms. I might ask Lucy to take some pics and share them too.

  2. Really are spectacular when mass planted Cazzie.

  3. Anonymous5:10 pm

    They're much better in the flesh, so to speak. And what do you mean 'crazy old woman'?????? To quote Catherine Tate - How very dare you! Vik. : )

  4. Well, you may seem crazy to the locals.

  5. Anonymous12:32 am

    ok, you have a point there... Vik.