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Why are japanese house cold?

Why are japanese house cold?

If you spent time in Japan during the winter, you might have realized something : Japanese house tend to be quite cold in the winter. Well, colder that in a lot of country at least. Apparently, the colder it gets is in Nagano prefecture! But there is a reason why Japanese houses are that cold! [...]

Japanese sweet : Taiyaki

Japanese sweet : Taiyaki

Konnichi wa minna-san ! Today I am craving for sweet things… And one in particular : TAIYAKI ! Have you ever heard about it ? It’s super delicious ! Taiyaki (たい焼き) are small Japanese cakes that you can watch being baked. Taiyaki comes from “tai” which is the Red Snapper fish, and “yaki” which means grilled. [...]

Pachinko

Pachinko

Konnichiwa minna-san Today we will enter the wonderful world of gambling and… pachinko. In Japan, pachinko slots are very easy to find, they are either very remarkable or very noisy and you just have to follow the noise. This is the pachinko slot close to our Shinjuku office A pachinko machine kind of looks like [...]

Sakura House- Otaku Omori

Sakura House- Otaku Omori

Konnichiwa Minna-san!   It’s Fetine from Sakura House! Today i’m going to talk about our accommodation in Otaku Omori. It’s very convenient for going to the main stations like Tokyo,  Shinagawa, or even Shinjuku . And well located since it’s only 2 minutes  from the station Omori! http://www.sakura-house.com/en/B00109/4/room   Tweet

SAKURA HOUSE’S NEW DEPOSIT POLICY !

Konnichi wa minna-san ! Since January 18th, 2016, our deposit policy to make a reservation with us changed !! Remember ? When you are making a reservation, we used to ask 30,000 yen for a deposit ! And now : IT’S ONLY 20,000 YEN !   If you have any questions, please do not hesitate [...]

Valentine in Japan ( Coming Soon ! )

Valentine in Japan ( Coming Soon ! )

Good evening everybody.  As most of you know, Japanese will soon celebrate Valentine`s day on the 14th of February 2016. Have you every who Valentine`s day is like in Japan? First of all, do you know where the term Valentine originated from? Actually, Valentine was the name of a Roman Priest. According to rumors, he [...]

Camii mosque : the biggest mosque in Japan

Konnichiwa minna-san  Yoyogi Uehara is a calm area in Tokyo from which you can easily access to Yoyogi’s park. Shinjuku is a few minutes in train thanks to the Odakyu line And if you are muslim, a spiritual being or just appreciate nice buildings, you can find in the area Camii’s mosque. Camii mosque is [...]

Tea Time : Melon Pan !

Tea Time : Melon Pan !

Konnichi wa minna-san ! Are you hungry these days ? Cause I am ! Today I’m going to talk about the favorite sweet bread, Japanese children love it, the famous MELON PAN ! You can easily find this sweet bread at every convenience store or every supermarket ! Melon Pan is a Japanese sweet bread [...]

BUNGEE JUMPING IN ZAMBIA AND JAPAN

BUNGEE JUMPING IN ZAMBIA AND JAPAN

Have you very heard of the activity called ” BUNGEE JUMPING ” ?  First of all, Bungee Jumping is an activity that involves jumping from a tall structure while your feet are connected to a long and a large elastic cord. Normally, the structure from which one jumps from would be a a bridge with [...]

Strawberries

Konnichiwa minna-san, A surprising thing in Japan is that in the middle of January, you can find strawberries in grocery stores. And I am not speaking here about two or three boxes at the back of the shop, but a lot of boxes and well advertised as if it was the season! Well, in Japan, [...]