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Room Viewing Tour, Sakura House Otsuka B and Sendagi

Room Viewing Tour, Sakura House Otsuka B and Sendagi

Today I went to Sakura House Otsuka B for room viewing tour. This Spanish guy who owns a Spanish bar restaurant in the Ikebukuro Area, is looking for a room near Ikebukuro for his friend, who will come to Japan soon. He said Otsuka has changed a lot when he came there 7 years ago. [...]

Rikugien Autumn Light Up ↑↑↑

Rikugien Autumn Light Up ↑↑↑

You MUST go see this breathtakingly beautiful sight. Rikugien Autumn Foliage Light Up.   Rikugien is located only a few minutes away from JR Komagome station south exit. (and 10 min. walk from SAKURA HOUSE KOMAGOME 2!!!   This special nighttime illuminations will go on until 9 p.m. every night to December 7th (Sun). Those [...]

Sakura House TABASHI-KU HASUNE “Aloe Heights”

Sakura House TABASHI-KU HASUNE “Aloe Heights”

I went to Sakura House ITABASHI-KU HASUNE “Aloe Heights” for a room viewing tour with a French lady. She has been studying Japanese for more than 20 years and is looking for a job in Japan this visit. She wants to study for the Japanese language profeciency test at night so she was looking for [...]

You will have no problems eating this gorgeous piece of Otoro properly, right?!

How to Eat Sushi

What if I told you you`d been eating sushi all wrong?? Even if you fancy yourself a sushi connoisseur, it`s never a bad idea to brush up on those table etiquette skills. Who knows, maybe you`ll impress that special someone the next time you take them out for some o-sushi   1. When eating nigiri, [...]

New Building Opening: DAITABASHI SUGINAMI

New Building Opening: DAITABASHI SUGINAMI

One of the greatest dilemmas Tokyoites, or aspiring Tokyoites, face when living in the big city is having to choose between distance to the city center, and the noise that comes with living so close to the hustle and bustle. Well, now there is a solution to this problem! Sakura House is pleased to introduce: [...]

Room Viewing Tour Kanamecho Ikebukuro2

Room Viewing Tour Kanamecho Ikebukuro2

I went to Sakura House Kanamecho Ikebukuro 2, which is opening on the November 23, on a room viewing tour. The house is about 6 minutes away from Kanamecho station and 20 minutes from Ikebukuro. I went on the tour with a Brazilian and a Swedish guy who study Japanese. Their school is near Ikebukuro [...]

Udon

Udon

I went to Tsurutontan to eat a bowl of udon on the other day. I have been a big fan of Soba for a long time, but recently I found out myself that I do love udon. Tsurutontan is one of the famous udon restaurants in Japan. Originally from Osaka, this unique restaurant has become super [...]

Christmas lights at Roppongi Hillls.

Christmas lights at Roppongi Hillls.

I just happend to be at the Roppingi Hills the other day. After sunset, things around me all start shinning, just like this… Tokyo tower looks fantastic!!! Have you stayed around Christmas time in Tokyo? If you haven’t, please stay! It is absolutely beautiful and you may have a lot of fun! Tweet

NEW OPEN 11/23 !!  SAKURA HOUSE KANAMECHO IKEBUKURO 2 !!

NEW OPEN 11/23 !! SAKURA HOUSE KANAMECHO IKEBUKURO 2 !!

Konnichi wa everyone ! The Sakura House buildings family is about to count one more member! OPENS NOVEMBER 23, 2014! REFURBISHMENT IN PROGRESS! SAKURA HOUSE KANAMECHO IKEBUKURO 2 is located in a quiet residential area, just few minutes west from the famous Ikebukuro. The house will offer 8 sharehouse rooms and 2 private apartments. The [...]

Galette at Sakura Cafe Hatagaya

Galette at Sakura Cafe Hatagaya

If you are around, please visit Sakura Cafe Hatagaya. Now they have Galettes, real ones, on their menu! Galette is a thought of crape with veggies and eggs on. This is perfect for your breakfast or brunch. looks good right? The skin is made out of soba flour. So if you are soba lover, you [...]