Many of the back streets are where a load of the sakura trees are hidden. They look lovely by day and also look great at night too. This particular street of sakura trees went on for a few hundred meters. The lanterns would light up at night giving the sakura a different look and feel which makes it worth going back for a look when its dark.
And its that time of the month where I distribute parts of the Moe Calendar - and here it is! Soooo cute! Illustrator is Ikkyuu-sensei.
Grab the high res version here.
All previous Moe Calendar's listed up below.