Enjoying a floral treat

People relaxing amid peach blossoms this week at a greenhouse in Fuefuki, a city known for its peaches, in Yamanashi prefecture. The public can view these peach blossoms at one of the many festivals from early to mid-April, according to the Peach Blossom Festival section of the Official Travel Guide Yamanashi website. Peach blossoms symbolise purity and femininity, states the Rakuten Travel website.

People relaxing amid peach blossoms this week at a greenhouse in Fuefuki, a city known for its peaches, in Yamanashi prefecture. The public can view these peach blossoms at one of the many festivals from early to mid-April, according to the Peach Blo
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