These are some photos from M’s camera that we took way back in April but completely forgot about in all the excitement. A part of the Imperial Palace was open for the first time in 70-odd years so we went along to have a look, saw the queues, and went to the East Garden instead, which was probably just as nice anyway.
There were some gorgeous cherry blossoms out in full bloom:
As well as many other kinds of wildflowers. It’s a great place for a lunch.
There was also this guy: