EASY Room Transfer process!

EASY Room Transfer process!

Already staying with one of the Sakura House premises but searching for new room, even private apartment for a change because of your school/job location has been changed or just simply want to re-start or refresh yourself in new location?Sakura House offer you a simple step of “room transferring” for current resident staying with us [...]

Tea made from wild flowers and their health benefits

Tea made from wild flowers and their health benefits

Hello everybody, It is me, Chipa Mwenya, half Zambian and half Japanese staff at Sakura House. Today, I would like to share some health benefits of drinking tea made from the leaves of wild flowers that actually come from our organic farm ( Tohoku Bokujo ). Some of you may now that tea in general [...]

Zojo-ji Temple Takigi Noh

Zojo-ji Temple Takigi Noh

Hello minna-san! Summer is unfortunately going to an end, but this is still a very good period to enjoy outdoor events, like local festivals, theme events, or art performances. One of these, will take place soon in the wonderful Zojo-ji Temple: the Takigi Noh. This outdoor Noh performance illuminated by firelight, took place since the [...]

“FUKURO Matsuri” Festival in Ikebukuro

“FUKURO Matsuri” Festival in Ikebukuro

Every year we join “FUKURO Matsuri” Festival in Ikebukuro! In Japan we cerebrate for bringing in good fortune in autumn. One of the highlight is carrying portable shrine that we call MIKOSHI. I am sure it will be one of the best moments of your stay in Tokyo. [Event Details] Date: 25th September Sunday Time: [...]

A Fish of the Autumn

Hello everyone. It has been raining since…. I lost count for days. But right now, as I am writing, the rain stopped for awhile and the wind reminds me of Autumn. Autumn, it is Sunma for me. Autumn os full of foods like Matsutake (Mushrooms),  Ginnan (Ginkgos), Katsuo (Bonitos) and so on. But for me [...]

The Weather & Climate in Tokyo

The Weather & Climate in Tokyo

Hello!mina-san! Today is a rainning day. Tokyo enter the rainy season again. For most of the year, the weather should be fine for traveling to Tokyo. The city typically has moderate weather,but this could be changing, as Tokyo has seen its summer temperatures increasing. The other problem with summer travel is that you may travel [...]

The next big project ( Zambian arts and crafts plus coffee and dessert ! )

The next big project ( Zambian arts and crafts plus coffee and dessert ! )

Hello everybody. Most of you may already know that we had the first Zambian Food Event. Next month we are going to have a Zambian art/crafts plus coffee and dessert the Design Festa Gallery/ Design Festa Cafe in Harajuku! Let me give you a small peak of what will be on sale ! ** Zambian [...]

Autumn in Tokyo

Autumn in Tokyo

Hello minna-san, how are you? Autumns is finally coming also in Tokyo, just in time to prevent a mad case of “natsu-bate”, or summer fatigue. It was hot and sticky outside iuntil a few days ago, but now it looks like things are finally cooling down. When I think about autumn in Japan, I think [...]

TOKYO DISNEY HALLOWEEN 2016

TOKYO DISNEY HALLOWEEN 2016

Hello everyone! How are you? Are you ready for the Halloween? Have you been to Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea during the Halloween seasonal event? If not, now it’s the time to prepare to go !!! This year the special event Disney Hallowen will take place from September 9 through October 31 2016. During this special event [...]

Shodo Workshop (calligraphy) and Takoyaki party!!!

Hello, Everone how are you? The weather is now gradually changing to Autumn, it’s going to be beautiful season to see red and yellow leaves called momiji in Japanese. Do you know that Sakura House is holding a lot of different type of events every month? It’s depending on the season and this suturday  ‘Calligraphy&Tako [...]