Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Look no further! Washington, DC’s National Cherry Blossom Festival, which marks the anniversary of Japan’s gift of 3,000 cherry trees to the US in 1912, runs from March 20 through April 17, 2016.
On June 12, 2015 a group of VIU students had the chance to experience the beauty and heritage of the National Cathedral in person as they took part in a tour of the church in northwest Washington, DC.
Today marks the official beginning of the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC! Each year, VIU students travel the short 20 miles from our university into Washington, DC to view the beautiful Cherry Blossom trees on the National Mall. For those of you who aren’t aware, those trees have a rich history. In 1912 […]