9Washington D.C, USA

Washington D.C is popular for its cherry blossom trees that bloom in the springtime and enhances the charm of the American capital. Japan gifted a total of three thousand trees to the USA back in 1912.

Most of these trees have found their home along the Tidal Basin area and East Potomac Park. The month-long dazzling Cherry Blossom Festival is celebrated in collaboration with the Japanese Embassy and there are cafes, local shops and restaurants to delight visitors. When to visit: Mid March to Mid April