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Doing squats to pay the for your subway train ticket?!!

Doing squats to pay the for your subway train ticket?!!

Goodevening everybody ! As you may know, for those of us who live in the modern and busy world, getting some exercise done seems to be a really huge task. This could be because we don`t have time and some of us just get back home so late and all we wanna do is eat [...]

Setouchi Triennale 2016 : contemporary art and tiny islands

Setouchi Triennale 2016 : contemporary art and tiny islands

The Setouchi Triennale is an art event held every three years in the Seto Inland Sea area, located between the Honshu and Shikoku islands. This year, the triennale will be held for the 3rd time since its creation, over three different sessions: spring, summer and autumn. The festival itself will take place on 12 different [...]

Kalimba Reptile Farm/Park

Kalimba Reptile Farm/Park

Hello everybody ! Its me Chipa, the half Japanese and half Zambian staff at Sakura House. Today, I would like to share with you about a reptile farm and park called KALIMBA REPTILE FARM. First of all, let me give you a small description of what Kalimba Reptile Farm is. This is a farm home [...]

300 bar NEXT event !!

300 bar NEXT event !!

Konnichiwa minna-san You are looking for something to do this weekend? Our sister company, 300 bar is organizing at event for Yayoi, the arrival of the Spring!! On March, 26th and April, 27th The 300 bar NEXT is in front of the imperial hotel and there you can get quality cocktails from 300 yen!! And [...]

I’m a new face

Hi, this is Aoyagi. I start to working from today. Let me introduce about myself. I grew up in Spain, so I’m able to speak also in Spanish. I don’t know why but my father put me a Russian name (Maasha). If it’s difficult to pronounce, you can call me Maria. I was admiring Japan [...]

Substitution holiday in Japan

Substitution holiday in Japan

Konnichiwa minna-san Sunday was the first day of Spring and for some reason that I have yet to discover, Spring Equinox is a holiday in Japan! However it was a Sunday, which mean most people were already on holday at that time. Japan might not be the only country to do so, but when the [...]

Cheap izakaya in Tokyo : how to eat and drink on a budget

Cheap izakaya in Tokyo : how to eat and drink on a budget

Izakaya are absolutely everywhere in Japan, and especially in Tokyo, but it’s not always easy to find a cheap place where you can drink and eat without spending a fortune. Sakura House has chosen for you some of the best and cheapest izakaya in town that will make both your stomach and your wallet happy! [...]

Have you ever been to an Earthquake simulator?

Konnichiwa Minna-san! Today i will talk about how to get prepared to a disaster! Have you ever been to a Earthquake simulator? In the Ikebukuro Life Saftey Learning Center “Bosaikan” , they instruct how to survive and escape safely from Disasters. In a country where earthquakes are happening often, it is very important to know [...]

Going to the doctor in Japan

Going to the doctor in Japan

Konnichiwa minna-san Your staff is testing various thing for you and recently they even tried going to the doctor in Japan!   So, in Tokyo, when you go to the doctor, you usually go to the clinic or the hospital. To me, it sounds dramatic and like some place you should go to only if [...]

Sweet sakura Beer while enjoying the cherry blossoms!

Sweet sakura Beer while enjoying the cherry blossoms!

Our little sister, Sakura Hotel Jimbocho has various food and beverage from all over the world! They also have events like Cherry blossom viewing event in Sakura Hotel Jimbocho We will host cherry blossom viewing party at Sakura Hotel Jimbocho. Enjoying eating and drinking with family and friends under the fully bloomed cherry blossoms is [...]