Sakura on a stone path

Hello Everybody,

I made my third annual pilgrimage to Nakijin Castle yesterday to see the Okinawa sakura, a different tree and blossom from the whiter shade in Japan. This is just a photo page. Enjoy the photos…

vertical doorway

 

steps and blossoms

walkway

cherry blossoms and boy

 

bird looking right

polka dots

sakura blossoms

vertical blossoms

snail and blossom

horizontal cherry

close up iphone

plants and blossoms

from above to left

view from above

sugar cane
Stacks of sugar cane that were being made into a delightful sweet drink outside the entrance to the gate.
mountains
A typical northern field, green and lush in the afternoon rain.
villag onna
A small village in the north.