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Halloween in Tokyo

Halloween in Tokyo

Hello minna-san, How was your weekend? I guess that most of you had (at least..) a wild Halloween Party around the city. Halloween is becoming extremely popular in Japan, and year after year always more people overcrowd the streets and the several clubs and bars that hold an event. Saturday night i was in Shibuya [...]

Bicycle parking in Tokyo

Bicycle parking in Tokyo

Tokyo is one of the busiest cities in the planet and so space is at a premium. The problem of bicycle parking in Tokyo has started to be addressed anew recently, it seems. Like people all over Japan, there are a lot of people cycling in Tokyo. Although bicycles are so convenient to travel within 23 [...]

A trip to Izu Oshima Island

A trip to Izu Oshima Island

Hello minna-san, how are you? I hope this finds you well… Today, i wanna go on writing about some of the most beautiful spots to visit in Japan, and most of all around Tokyo area. Have you ever thought to visit an active volcano nearby our wonderful city? Well, definitely this is something possible! It [...]

Where is Higashi Nagasaki??

Where is Higashi Nagasaki??

Hello! Everyone Genki deuska? It’s really getting cold now ! By the way,do you know where is Higashi-Nagasaki? It’s only 5minutes by Seibu Ikubukuro line from Ikebukuro station. The station is just good size not too many people and there are 100yen shop, super market, drug store many shops and also quite lots of local [...]

JAPANESE CLASSIC MUSIC CONCERT  on 3rd November

JAPANESE CLASSIC MUSIC CONCERT on 3rd November

This year the Japanese classic music concert ” Shuretsu MIYASHITA ‘KOTO & SANJUGEN’”will be performed again on 3rd November Thursday at The Tokyo Shoken Buidling hall. The Hall is close to the Kayabacho staiton and Nihonbashi station. Please see below link to get the access to the Hall. http://www.ts-kaikan.co.jp/accessmap.html The concert will start at 13:00 [...]

Samurai Museum ( In Kabukicho )

Samurai Museum ( In Kabukicho )

Hello everybody ! For those of you who may not know this is, but did you know we have a SAMURAI MUSEUM just near our Sakura House office in Shinjuku?!   Did you know that samurai has been consider a symbol of courage, power and masculinity for over 700 years of Japanese warfare history?! ** [...]

Free Japanese Lesson for 10days!!

Free Japanese Lesson for 10days!!

Hello, Everyone! How are you? Genki desuka? If you are thinking to study Japanese, The Kanda Gaigo Career College is offering free Japanese lessons, FREEE!!! FREE JAPANESE LESSON (Nov/Dec 2016) Lesson Date (All-day participation is appreciated): Nov 8th 11th 15th 18th 22nd 25th 29th Dec 2nd 6th 9th Time: 15: 00 – 17:00 Place: Kanda [...]

Japanese annual event:Shichi-go-san

Japanese annual event:Shichi-go-san

Shichi-go-san, which means seven, five and three, is a Japanese annual event to celebrate healthy growth and wish longevity for three and seven-year-old daughters, and three and five-year-old sons. Children usually dress up in kimono or hakama and go to shrines or temples to pray for their healthy growth and longevity with their parents. They also take commemorative pictures at a [...]

Jewellumination at Yomiuri Land

Jewellumination at Yomiuri Land

Hello everyone! The weather is changing and getting colder day by day. Every autumn and winter season, I visit Yomiuri Land with my family. It’s located along Keio Line and it only takes 22 minutes by Keio line from Shinjuku. This year from October 14th, they started light ups in this atraction park! I’ve heard [...]

Geisha Night Show @Asakusa on October 27th

Hello everyone! Good new for those who are interested in Japanese Geisha. Our next Geisha Night show will be held on 27th Oct. Here below please find the details information: ★Geisha Night Show★ Date & Time: October 27h, 2016(Thu.) 7:00AM-8:00PM Meeting Places : Sakura Hostel Asakusa Fee:500yen for Sakura hotel & hostel residents (1 drink [...]