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Renewal Toritsudaigaku Meguro share house

Renewal Toritsudaigaku Meguro share house

When looking for a monthly reasonable cozy single room Share House in Tokyo, here is the best solution for your local accommodation searching! Along the Tokyu Toyoko Line “Toritsu-daigaku” station, in Shibuya & Meguro areas of Tokyo, and direct easy access to Yokohama Kanagawa. Close to Jiyugaoka, and area known for shopping and art galleries.  The Toritsu Daigaku building itself has murals and paintings designed by an artist from Design Festa Gallery in Harajuku. The Toritsu Daigaku neighborhood is quiet, and you can easily reach Shibuya, home of some of Tokyo’s best shopping and Aoyama Gakuin University. This Toritsudaigaku sharehouse was popular for it’s space and the good access to Shibuya area. […]

Convenient Housing for foreign Muslims and Muslimas in Tokyo

Convenient Housing for foreign Muslims and Muslimas in Tokyo

The Muslim House at Yoyogi-Uehara in Tokyo is the first ever housing project targeted exclusively towards the Muslim community in Japan. It’s sole purpose is to be a safe, clean and affordable home for Muslims inbound from all over the world. Here Muslims can practice a Halal lifestyle, and also build and support a faith-based community. This Way Please…   Yoyogi Muslim House Main Entrance Area   Being a foreigner in Japan can sometimes be stressful due to the language barrier in all spheres of public life. Sakura House fully understands and appreciates the sensitivities of Muslim men and women in their day-to-day lives. The house features separate living quarters for both […]

NIHONBASHI HAKOZAKICHO – Sakura House

NIHONBASHI HAKOZAKICHO – Sakura House

A reasonable and comfortable fully furnished monthly share house residence single room and dormitory in Chuo-ku, Tokyo Japan. ” Sakura House Nihonbashi Hakozaki-cho “ locates less than 5 minutes walk from Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line ” Suitengumae station ” direct, easy and fast access to Otemachi, Jimbocho, Akasaka and Shibuya! The station also famous for its direct and easy access to Narita & Haneda international airports by Airport Limousine Bus, called ” Tokyo City Air Terminal : T-CAT “. Along on other direct access Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line Ningyocho station goes to Ginza, Roppongi etc.. Perfect location for all profession business & school residence. Experience the Japanese traditional local area […]

RAKUGO Traditional Japanese Art of Comedy Storytelling

RAKUGO Traditional Japanese Art of Comedy Storytelling

Announcing to all Sakura House customers! We are going to invite a volunteer Rakugo performer and enjoy rakugo in English.He is going to do one comical story (about 15 minutes) and another funny story for encore. In total it would be about 30 minutes to 1 hour.Admission is FREE. Please invite as many people as possible!Only Sakura House/ Hotel guests can apply for this event. No problem with bringing friends as long as they understand English! Yukio Kashima Yukio Kashima is the owner of a tea shop in Shimane prefecture. He is also a rakugo performer withan experience of about 20 yearsin performing rakugo in English. At Sakura Hotel Hatagaya , he is going to play“Kinshu-Banya” a […]

Try Sutra Copying at a Temple

Try Sutra Copying at a Temple

Recently I have been searching for opportunities to join the events held by temples and the monks, so I could get to know more deeply about my culture, belief and philosophy. One event I joined recently is the Sutra copying at a temple in central Tokyo and a session of Yoga. I am not too sure if I will try another session of Sutra copying again, but it was a great experience!   The practice of the SHAKYO ( sutra copying) has been considered as a major meditation method. It was very difficult for me at first, because we used calligraphy brush to copy the sutra, and since I have […]

Let’s enjoy Ninja experience with Japanese friends

Let’s enjoy Ninja experience with Japanese friends

Ninja (忍者) were a type of warrior who specialized in unconventional warfare such as infiltration, sabotage and assassination during the age of the samurai. Another way of calling them is “shinobi”, meaning “those who act in stealth”. Ninja employed deception and forgery tactics to take opponents out by surprise. Due to their unorthodox methods which contradicted the way of the warrior (bushido), the ninja were not credited with the same honor as the samurai. So, do you want to try NINJA with us??? Yes you can if you are staying with Sakura House or Hostel <Date of event>> 12 Saturday & 13 Sunday July   <<Place>> Hinohara village (The only […]

Where to go on your 24hr transit in Tokyo

Where to go on your 24hr transit in Tokyo

Tokyo is such a vibrant city, we’d like everyone to visit us. However, sometimes you don’t get that chance but maybe a 24hr transit on the way to some other desination. My friend from Australia is in love with the Japanese culture, food and people, but this time she stopped by for a night on her way to France. There are so many things we can do in Tokyo, but since she started her vacation after her long 32 days shift, we decided to stay at a LaQua, a spa located in central of Tokyo. If you have never been to a spa or a public bath house, this experience […]

Free Service at the Optical shop in Japan

Free Service at the Optical shop in Japan

When you are walking in your neighborhood in Tokyo, have you ever recognized a box like machine with a some kind of liquid? It may not be appealing to you if you don’t use glasses, but for people who does, it’s a good news for you. This is a free service by the optical shop, an ultra sound cleaner for your glasses. The cleaning solution in the machine vibrates by the ultra sound and makes your glasses PIKA-PIKA ( clean and sparkly ) This is how to use them, very easy. Place your glasses into the solution. Press the button, wait until the vibration finishes. After the ultra sound cleaning, […]

FREE TRIAL Japanese Lesson

Do you want to learn Nihongo ( Japanese )? But don’t know where to start from? Japanese is an extremely difficult language to master, for especially English-speakers   Don’t worry, if you are in Japan now, there are plenty of language schools in Tokyo to choose from. One of the language schools, Kanda Gaigo which is very close to the Central business districts in Tokyo, provides range or programs from daily conversation for beniggers to advanced Japanese for business people, and 3 months term program start from every April, July, October, and January. If you are thinking of enrolling to any programs from July, there are Free sample lesson oppotunity! JUNE 24th […]

Japan’s original. Mos Burger

Not a real fan of seafood and Japanese food? But you want to visit Japan? No problem. There are various western fast food shops so do not worry! But for those burger and sandwich lovers, I recommend you to try the MOS BURGER.   MOS BURGER, which we often call it MOS, more of a hand made feeling burger. The first store opened Mos Burger in Japan in 1972, and today there are more than 1365 stores across Japan and more in Asia, and in Australia! This is the second fast food franchise with more shops in Japan after Mc Donalds. Everything on the menu is delicious and really good […]