Checkin’ out the Cherry Blossoms…

and while only about a third of the trees around the Tidal Basin were fully-bloomed, I did my best to capture what was there so far this season!

I wanted to go ahead and share these photos with all of you, because not only was yesterday a beautiful spring day, but I might not make it down to the Tidal Basin again before the very short Cherry Blossom Season is over. Besides, I’m not sure I’m ready to brave those crowds again. I should have known (this is where I ignored Jeff’s recommendations) what I was in for, but for some reason I went there hoping everyone else had forgotten about the festival and the amazingly warm weather. I was a little wrong on that prediction (not that I’m admitting Jeff’s right or anything ;)).

I shouldn’t complain too much, the National Mall is stunning and yesterday was no exception.

On that note, I’ll stop talking and let the pictures tell the rest…

Cherry Blossoms 2013 1Cherry Blossoms 2013 3 Cherry Blossoms 2013 4Cherry Blossoms 2013 5 Cherry Blossoms 2013 6 Cherry Blossoms 2013 7 Cherry Blossoms 2013 8 Cherry Blossoms 2013 9 Cherry Blossoms 2013 10 Cherry Blossoms 2013 11 Cherry Blossoms 2013 12 Cherry Blossoms 2013 13

If you find yourself in D.C. over the next week or two make sure to stop and see the Cherry Blossoms. Don’t let my complaining about the crowds discourage you. 🙂


One thought on “Checkin’ out the Cherry Blossoms…

  1. Pingback: One last cherry blossom picture for your Friday… | Less Than Average Height

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s