A Tree in the Garden. Seoul, Korea.

The tree that mirrors on the ground, in the garden of the royal palace… Clear blue sky, wide space, a shade of Sakura tree providing protection to the people, who gathered to listen, and feel the royal life in silence, as part of the journey they travel to Seoul. @ Gyeongbokgung Palace

Sakura in Gyeongbokgung. Seoul, Korea.

 My very first sakura (cherry blossom) viewing was not in Japan, but Korea. April, 2013, I was in Seoul. The day was scheduled to visit the Gyeongbokgung in the north part of the city, with much anticipation to admire the great architecture and history behind the royal palace. However,  something else caught my eye that was…