On March 7, 2024, a sunny day, two Kawazu cherry trees were in full bloom at the west end of Sanjo Ohashi Bridge in Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City. Against the backdrop of the dazzling white wood of the bridge, which was renovated in January, the deep pink flowers in full bloom give a sense of the arrival of spring.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.