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First-time Visitors Experience Beauty of Washington's Famous Cherry Blossoms

Nahla Alolayan from Saudi Arabia is seeing Washington, D.C.'s famous cherry blossoms display for the first time. "I think they are amazing. You can't imagine this place," she said at the Tidal Basin, where some 1,700 trees ring the reservoir and nearby area. "I feel like I am in heaven." Some 1.5 million visitors from all over the world descend on the city to enjoy the delicate pink and white flowers that bloom each spring. That includes two Buddhist...

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