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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 [...]

Walk in Skyscrapers.

Walk in Skyscrapers.

It is definitely nice to walk in the nature when the weather is nice. But it feels quite relaxing walking around in skyscrapers in Nishi Shinjuku. As you see, in the middle of the forest of skyscrapers, streets are very quiet. You cannot believe you are still in Shinjuku, where is regarded as the one [...]

Himself He Cooks

Himself He Cooks

I went to a small theater, Uplink in Shibuya to watch Himself he cooks. Himself he cooks is a documentary about the Golden Temple in Amritsar wherein hundreds of volunteers prepare 50,000 free meals every day. Sikhism preaches that people of different races, religions, or sex are all equal in the eyes of God. It teaches [...]

Japanese Sword Museum and Meiji Shrine Tour!! 11/9(Sun) 12:00pm – 14:45pm

Japanese Sword Museum and Meiji Shrine Tour!! 11/9(Sun) 12:00pm – 14:45pm

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Akihabara

Akihabara

I knew there were many anime figure shops and maid costume cafes  in Akihabara and even though I am not into any of those, I was always interested in just taking a look. And I finally did. There were many anime DVD shops and  figure stores around the station as I knew and I wanted [...]