“ Hanafubuki hyōe no bōh mo goshoboh mo me ni oka zu shi te sora ni uzumaku”
A Tanka composed by the outstanding female poet Yosano Akiko (1878 – 1942) describing the beautiful cherry blossom trees in front of Goshoboh.

“A snowstorm of cherry blossom petals swirling in the sky veiling both Hyouei and Goshoboh.” Non official translation.

Goshoboh means “the imperial lodge”.
Hyoei is a historical ryokan that used to face Goshoboh. “Hyoe no boh” means Lodge of Imperial soldier guard.