Awaodori in Nakameguro

Awaodori in Nakameguro

Sakura House residents are invited to the “AWAODORI” festival 2011 in Nakameguro. Awaodori is a group of dancers parade while dancing and singing through the streets following original music of instruments such as shamisen, drum, brass, and flute. All dancers wear traditional costumes and show the spirits of this 400 year-old tradition! Awaodori is originally from [...]

Guess what this is!!

Guess what this is!!

Can you tell what this is….? It’s an artwork made up of BREAD! This was displayed in front of a bakery around Togoshi. Just could not help but take a look. The bottom right ones show the scene of the World Cup Soccer.  Isn’t it amazing?! Tweet

Sakura House Omori NEW ROOM! remodeling work is on progress

Sakura House Omori NEW ROOM! remodeling work is on progress

One of our most popular guest house in Shinagawa & Kamata area, Sakura House Omori is having room remodeling work. Paiting wall, yellow color is looks good! Room #602  before Room #602 after Room #306 after (shared room) Room #302 after (shared room) #306 and #302 will be available from mid August! The room is furnished, [...]

Yukata & Fireworks.

Yukata & Fireworks.

花火 / Kentaro Ohno  Have you ever tried Yukata ? If you haven’t ,  why don’t you try one at Firework festival? Please let me introduce the Yukata shop I just discovered. It is in Seibu-shinjkuku Pepe Bldg. 2F &3F. http://www.pepe.jp/shinjuku/web/info/ Don Qui Xote  Shinjuku Higashiguchi Branch Map. http://www.donki.com/c/shop/shop_print.php?lang=en&shopid=29 Fireworks Festivals. Aug.06 Jingu Fireworks Festival. http://www.kotodamaya.com/jingu-gaien-fireworks-festival/ [...]

New Resident from Sweden- Welcome!! :)

New Resident from Sweden- Welcome!! :)

  This is a resident From malmö, Sweden. It was the first time for me to hear this town, so searched it on google, and …! how beauuuutiful the city is.  He mentioned that the size of the whole city is similar to that of Shinjuku, Tokyo.  It’s his first time in a big city here and is really REALLY [...]

EVENT → “Yakata-bune” Cruising Party @ Tokyo Bay!!

EVENT → “Yakata-bune” Cruising Party @ Tokyo Bay!!

SAKURA HOUSE is happy to send you an invitation to participate in our first Cruising event! I am sure you already have seen those charming Cruising boats on Sumida river or Tokyo bay, for example when going to Odaiba. We give you the chance to get on one of those boats and enjoy the beautiful [...]

Summer Seasonal Cuisine of Japan!

Summer Seasonal Cuisine of Japan!

A big typhoon is hitting West Japan now and Tokyo is getting windy, rainy and humid! Because of the heat and humidity, the summer in Tokyo is not exactly my favorite season, except when I have a opportunity to enjoy the seasonal cuisine like… Hamo 鱧(はも) Ayu 鮎(あゆ)   and Unagi 鰻(うなぎ) Whenever season you [...]

Shimokitazawa

Shimokitazawa

When I went to Shimokitazawa today,  I passed in front of ” Village Vanguard” You can see Village Vanguard everywhere, but Shimokitazawa Village Vanguard is the first one in Tokyo. I always forget time in Village Vanguard. I found a good restaurant near Village Vanguard. The prices are reasonable. Shimokitazawa is also a good place [...]

New intern at Sakura House

New intern at Sakura House

Hi everyone, My name is Pedro Díaz Durán and I have come to Tokyo this summer to do an internship in the Sakura House Company. Today is my first day at work and I am writing this brief post from my desktop computer in the office. I am Spanish and I study Law and Business [...]

Adorable “KAWAII”  Bread in Omori

Adorable “KAWAII” Bread in Omori

Omori Guest House A bakery called “Tincarbell” is next to Omori Guest House where is located 1 minute from JR Omori Station. Loving bakery shops so much, I always check if there is any around the Sakura House premises. And look those photos I found the other day on a way to Omori Guest House!! [...]