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Morning Glory

Face of Japanese Summer: Morning Glory

Good morning all! Hope you are surviving this muggy summer here in Japan. I love flowers. Since there are four seasons in Japan, you can enjoy all different kinds of flowers for every season. One of the flowers that can be seen in many places in Japan during summer is the “Morning Glory”. Morning glory [...]

Urameshiya EXHIBITION The University Art Museum

Japanese Ghosts !!

Summer is the ghost season in Japan. People believe that ghosts appear on hot summer nights. Ghosts in Japan have no feet and when they appear they say “urameshiya” (death awaits you) in a sad, groaning voice. On summer nights, young people in Japan play kimodameshi which is a game of dares. After telling ghost [...]

Close to everywhere, Shibuya Sendagaya 4 Chome

Close to everywhere, Shibuya Sendagaya 4 Chome

If you are looking for share house or dormitory in Shibuya area, why don`t you check out Sakura House Shibuya Sendagaya ? ■Easy access to attractive places! ※Walking distance to Harajuku, Shibuya, Shinjuku ※Nearby Kitasando station by Fukutoshin line Only 5 mins. from Kitando sta to Shibuya sta.by Fukutoshin line. ※Access to Yoyogi station by Yamanote, Sobu, Oedo line &Sendgaya station by Sobu line. ■ Convenient&Interesting Neighborhood! ※Hatonomori shrine / Surrounded by beautiful greenery. ※Sento (Public bath) /  Just a minute away. ※Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium /  Enjoy [...]

Swimming Pools in Tokyo

Oh my gosh, it is so hot these days. Today, I am going to write about swimming pool in Tokyo. Sounds good right? If the heat gets easier. Toshimaen The most famous pool in Toshimaen is the lazy river.  This world first lazy river was introduced in 1965. Other Attractions like Hydro Polis, Tubes and tunnel [...]

Summer in Japan

Summer in Japan

How long is the school summer holiday in your country? Do school students have a lot of homework in the summer holiday? What do you think of when you think about summer in Japan? I ‘d like to talk about how students spend the summer holiday in  Japan. The school year in Japan is April [...]

Fire Works In Japan

Fire Works In Japan

How are you surviving this hot and humid summer? Fireworks (hanabi) is really something in Japan. People are going to see fireworks and they don’t mind if there is a traffic or a lot of people i\on a train. We just want to go see Firework in Summer! It was 38th Sumida River Fire Works [...]

The LAWSON ad for Doyo no Ushi no Hi

The midsummer day of the ox☼

Howdy all! How are you surviving this hot muggy weather? Today is the midsummer day of the ox, Doyo no Ushi ‘s no Hi (土 用 の 丑 の 日). It is a special day dedicated to the traditional calendar buffalo ( one of the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac) . He fell about [...]

✺Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival✺

✺Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival✺

Hello all! Have you made plans to go to all the cool festivals this year?? For me and many of our staff, Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival will be the first summer festival to take part in! Our residents and staff have been taking part in this festival doing “Awa Odori”. In Awa Odori, [...]

International FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN) 15:00pm-18:00pm @ Kugayama ! Feel free to join us!

International FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN) 15:00pm-18:00pm @ Kugayama ! Feel free to join us!

We (SAKURA HOUSE) have FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN), 15: 00 pm -18 : 00 pm @ Kugayama!! Meeting spot :14 : 30 pm Kugayama Station Beginners, ladies, everybody feel free to join us! Let’s enjoy play together!! E-mail : [email protected] Tweet

[JIMBOCHO]SAKE TASTING EVENT

[JIMBOCHO]SAKE TASTING EVENT

Day : 2015/ Jul / 23(Thu) from PM 07:00 to PM 09:00 Fee : JPY 500 (Tax included)   For whom have never tasted SAKE in their lives, we’re organizing SAKE TRIAL NIGHT on July 23rd! You can taste some different tastes of Japanese SAKE with 500 yen(Light meals served). And the staff who knows [...]