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 [...]

♞ Horse Racing: The Sport of Kings (Part two)♞

♞ Horse Racing: The Sport of Kings (Part two)♞

‘Tis the season to be merry…well almost. When you walk around Tokyo you see that Christmas is approaching soon, with christmas lights, trees and other decorations. It would be such a great activity for those of you who are in Japan to explore Christmas illuminations all around Tokyo. At some places they’ve put up Christmas lights and [...]

Already Christmas Light

Already Christmas Light

After Halloween,,, already I’ve seen Christmas lights on the streets and shopping centers. Christmas lights are very popular even in Japan and people visit places only to enjoy those Christmas lights. I also want to visit some places to enjoy. Even it is still mid November now, I feel like Christmas everyday:) ——- Tweet

Check-out room inspection at Asakura Kuramae

Check-out room inspection at Asakura Kuramae

Hello! I went to the check-out room inspection yesterday. Our resident, he has stayed at Asakusa Kuramae for 6 months. He came to Japan for his quantum mechanics research at Tokyo University from France. He said to me that he really enjoyed staying at SAKURA HOUSE. What he carried with him was his bass guitar. [...]

Mark your calendars, Thanksgiving at Sakura House!!

Thanksgiving Dinner at SAKURA HOUSE

SAKURA HOUSE Presents: Thanksgiving Without Borders! What`s round and brown and full of deliciousness all over? If you have the fall holidays on the mind, then it wouldn`t be surprising if your first instinct was to think `Turkey!` With the leaves slowly starting to turn colour and the temperatures dropping, many North Americans will be [...]

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 [...]