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The Weather & Climate in Tokyo

The Weather & Climate in Tokyo

Hello!mina-san! Today is a rainning day. Tokyo enter the rainy season again. For most of the year, the weather should be fine for traveling to Tokyo. The city typically has moderate weather,but this could be changing, as Tokyo has seen its summer temperatures increasing. The other problem with summer travel is that you may travel [...]

Sakura House and Sakura Hotel Event ~TODEN (a Tokyo streetcar) Arakawa line Free Tour~

Sakura House and Sakura Hotel Event ~TODEN (a Tokyo streetcar) Arakawa line Free Tour~

Dear everyone! This is Takashi Nishimura writing a blog today. So, I would like to introduce our event, very i [...]

SAKURA HOUSE KYOTO

SAKURA HOUSE KYOTO

Hello everyone! I had a very nice opportunity to visit Kyoto and prepare Sakura House Kyoto! From Kyoto Station, we took a bus to get our Machiya (町家/町屋: a house where a family lives and runs a business), It took us about 20 mins on bus but it was great to see Kyoto city. And [...]

Let’s visit the Tukiji market !

Let’s visit the Tukiji market !

Tsukiji Fish Market is one of the largest fish markets in the world, handling over 2,000 tons of marine products per day. It’s scheduled to move to a new site in this November. This is one of the last chances to see the market in Tsukiji. Experienced tour guides from Tokyo City Guide Club will [...]

New Discount for students!

New Discount for students!

Sakura House Offers for students a special discount on their brand new Dormitories in Tabata 3! MAKE RESERVATIONS FOR TABATA TOKYO 3 STUDENT DORMITORY AND SAVE 5,000 YEN PER MONTH FOR 3 MONTHS! LIMITED TIME OFFER UNTIL SEPTEMBER 15, 2016.     Don’t miss the chance , reserve now before it’s too late!! https://www.sakura-house.com/en/B00308/room   [...]

Awaodori Practice For Nakameguro Summer Festival has started!

Awaodori Practice For Nakameguro Summer Festival has started!

Hello everyone, Well, it is really hot these days (and the humidity!!) and I am really having hard time to walk outside. As you might already know, Sakura House’s annual event, “Let’s Dance Awaodori at Nakameguro Summer Festival” is going to be held on August 6th, 2016. And today was the first practice day for [...]

Let’s Join Awaodori (Awa-Dance) at 51th Nakameguro Summer Festival

Good evening everyone! Summer is around the corner! And this year, Sakura House will join the AWAODORI at NAKAMEGURO SUMMER FESTIVAL!! Sakura House has been participating this annual summer event at Nakameguro for a quit long time:) And I think this event represents what Sakura House events differ from other ordinary events that we actually [...]

Samurai Sword Dance Workshop @ Sakura Hostel Asakusa

Samurai Sword Dance Workshop @ Sakura Hostel Asakusa

Konnichiwa Minna-san! Sakura House has new event for you! A special free event for Sakura House residents and Hotel guests. Ryuou ARAI, 荒井龍凰, a Japanese traditional sword dancer will show you a “Japanesque” performance accompanied by poetry and beautiful moves of a Japanese sword and fans. [Time & Date] From 7:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. [...]

Ueno Park walking Tour!

Ueno Park walking Tour!

Konnichiwa Minna-san! I bet you all know the Ueno park right? How about visiting with Experienced guides, and know about the real japanese history about Ueno? You would be able to enjoy this free tour thanks to the Members of PEACE (People’s Educational And Cultural Exchange), which would be very glad to make you the [...]