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Tokyo Neighborhoods : NAKANO BROADWAY!

Tokyo Neighborhoods : NAKANO BROADWAY!

Have you ever heard about Nakano Broadway before? Nakano broadway is well known as the Holy Land of OTAKU !!! ☆Unique OTAKU Goods & Services☆ ~ Animation, Manga, Figures,  Idol Related Goods, Video games etc… ~ ☆ Reasonable Cloth&Shoes Shops, Various types of Restaurant & Food Court☆ ♬ Fun to walk around the shopping district ♬ By the way, [...]

Beautiful town Kamakura, I know you went there already, but…

Beautiful town Kamakura, I know you went there already, but…

Kamakura, I know you went there already, but this town always makes me want to go. I went to Hokoku-ji so-called bamboo temple in Kamakura last week. There is beautiful bamboo garden in front of the main hall in the temple, so you can feel “Zen” and escape the heat of Tokyo. It takes about [...]

Jog Around The Imperial Palace! Part 10

Jog Around The Imperial Palace! Part 10

Hi everyone, In this few months I met several Sakura House residents who asked me when is the next jogging events. Here it comes! Imperial Palace is the one of the most loved place by Tokyo runners!! This time the event will be held at night, so less sun and humid will bother us:) Personally, [...]

If you plan to visit Japan in a typhoon season.

If you plan to visit Japan in a typhoon season.

First of all, you should avoid a typhoon season (July to September: August is the highest), particularly when you only stay for a short period. Typhoons generally are gone within a day, and not as strong as the one which ruined our holidays, but I feel they are getting stronger and slower every year. Book [...]

Two hours to Paradise.

Two hours to Paradise.

A few days ago, I went to the Onjuku Beach in Chiba prefecture. It took me about 2 hours only to get to the place, where was so beautiful. Since it is very close to Tokyo, I was not expecting much. But as soon as I set my foot on the Onjuku station, even the [...]

Close to everywhere, Shibuya Sendagaya 4 Chome

Close to everywhere, Shibuya Sendagaya 4 Chome

If you are looking for share house or dormitory in Shibuya area, why don`t you check out Sakura House Shibuya Sendagaya ? ■Easy access to attractive places! ※Walking distance to Harajuku, Shibuya, Shinjuku ※Nearby Kitasando station by Fukutoshin line Only 5 mins. from Kitando sta to Shibuya sta.by Fukutoshin line. ※Access to Yoyogi station by Yamanote, Sobu, Oedo line &Sendgaya station by Sobu line. ■ Convenient&Interesting Neighborhood! ※Hatonomori shrine / Surrounded by beautiful greenery. ※Sento (Public bath) /  Just a minute away. ※Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium /  Enjoy [...]

Swimming Pools in Tokyo

Oh my gosh, it is so hot these days. Today, I am going to write about swimming pool in Tokyo. Sounds good right? If the heat gets easier. Toshimaen The most famous pool in Toshimaen is the lazy river.  This world first lazy river was introduced in 1965. Other Attractions like Hydro Polis, Tubes and tunnel [...]

Fire Works In Japan

Fire Works In Japan

How are you surviving this hot and humid summer? Fireworks (hanabi) is really something in Japan. People are going to see fireworks and they don’t mind if there is a traffic or a lot of people i\on a train. We just want to go see Firework in Summer! It was 38th Sumida River Fire Works [...]

Summer Vacation? Come Join Us for The Baseball Game Watching Tour on (Tue) July 28th, 2015

Summer Vacation? Come Join Us for The Baseball Game Watching Tour on (Tue) July 28th, 2015

Did you know that Baseball is the biggest sport here in Japan? The tour will be held at Jingu Stadium, built in 1926, is the oldest baseball stadium in Tokyo. Date: 2015/July/28th (Tue) Place: Jingu Satadium Game: Tokyo Yakult Swallows VS Hiroshima Toyo Carp Limit: Up to 20 people Meeting:Pick one from 1-3 1.Sakura Hotel Hatagaya 16:20 [...]

“KAMAKURA”  1day trip, Bamboo Temple and Giant Buddha!

“KAMAKURA” 1day trip, Bamboo Temple and Giant Buddha!

I went to Hokoku-ji so-called bamboo temple in Kamakura last week. There is beautiful bamboo garden in front of the main hall in the temple, so you can feel “Zen” and escape the heat of Tokyo. It takes about 10 minutes by bus from Kamakura station and admission fee is just 200 yen. You can [...]