Traveler's Notes . . .

The annual National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C., is scheduled March 29 to April 12, but the blossoms are expected to peak the week before--sometime between March 21 and 28, Robert DeFeo, chief horticulturist for the National Park Service, said last week. For festival updates, visit the festival Web site at or call (202) 547-1500. . . . The 12th Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival runs Thursday through next Sunday in New Orleans. New this year is a production of Williams' play "A Streetcar Named Desire" by a local company. Information: tel. (504) 581-1144.

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