Arts & Entertainment

Washington’s Cherry Blossoms Showcase Breathtaking Displayi
X
Deborah Block
April 12, 2014 2:09 AM
Instead of flowers on the first day of spring on March 20, Washington got slammed with another snowstorm. Chilly temperatures held back the city’s famous cherry blossoms from showing all their glory. VOA's Debbie Block reports the trees now are in full bloom, though, providing a show that’s better than ever this year at the Tidal Basin, home to some of Washington’s famous monuments.

Washington’s Cherry Blossoms Showcase Breathtaking Display

Deborah Block

Published April 11, 2014

Instead of flowers on the first day of spring on March 20, Washington got slammed with another snowstorm. Chilly temperatures held back the city’s famous cherry blossoms from showing all their glory. VOA's Debbie Block reports the trees now are in full bloom, though, providing a show that’s better than ever this year at the Tidal Basin, home to some of Washington’s famous monuments.


You May Like

Myanmar Fighting Poses Dilemma for China

To gain some insight into conflict, VOA’s Steve Herman spoke with Min Zaw Oo, director of ceasefire negotiation and implementation at Myanmar Peace Center More

Australia Concerned Over Islamic State 'Brides'

Canberra believes there are between 30 and 40 Australian women who have taken part in terror attacks or are supporting the Islamic State terror network More

Recreational Marijuana Use Now Legal in Washington, DC

Law allows adults 21 and over to privately possess and smoke 0.05 kilogram of pot, and to grow small amounts of the plant More

This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one