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 [...]

The LAWSON ad for Doyo no Ushi no Hi

The midsummer day of the ox☼

Howdy all! How are you surviving this hot muggy weather? Today is the midsummer day of the ox, Doyo no Ushi ‘s no Hi (土 用 の 丑 の 日). It is a special day dedicated to the traditional calendar buffalo ( one of the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac) . He fell about [...]

✺Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival✺

✺Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival✺

Hello all! Have you made plans to go to all the cool festivals this year?? For me and many of our staff, Annual 50th Nakameguro Awa Odori Summer Festival will be the first summer festival to take part in! Our residents and staff have been taking part in this festival doing “Awa Odori”. In Awa Odori, [...]

International FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN) 15:00pm-18:00pm @ Kugayama ! Feel free to join us!

International FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN) 15:00pm-18:00pm @ Kugayama ! Feel free to join us!

We (SAKURA HOUSE) have FUTSAL game on 7/26(SUN), 15: 00 pm -18 : 00 pm @ Kugayama!! Meeting spot :14 : 30 pm Kugayama Station Beginners, ladies, everybody feel free to join us! Let’s enjoy play together!! E-mail :  info@sakura-house.com Tweet

[JIMBOCHO]SAKE TASTING EVENT

[JIMBOCHO]SAKE TASTING EVENT

Day : 2015/ Jul / 23(Thu) from PM 07:00 to PM 09:00 Fee : JPY 500 (Tax included)   For whom have never tasted SAKE in their lives, we’re organizing SAKE TRIAL NIGHT on July 23rd! You can taste some different tastes of Japanese SAKE with 500 yen(Light meals served). And the staff who knows [...]

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 [...]

Foldable, portable Japanese fan, Sensu.

Foldable, portable Japanese fan, Sensu.

The heat is getting more and more oppressive. When summer comes, I fan myself by using this fan, Sensu. This portable fan is very easy to carry.  It can be folded just like the photo below. You can buy at supermarket, 100 yen shop, vender at the festival…. Please try. ↓ Tweet

Mojitos with a fresh mint!

Tohoku Bokujo Trip!

Hello all! How is your July going so far? This week, me and some of Sakura House and Hotel staff visited our group company, “Tohoku Bokujo 東北牧場” to learn a bit about farming (๑˃̵ᴗ˂̵)و We spent 3 nights and 4 days at the farm learning about different vegetables and aspects of the life at farm. Tohoku [...]

500yen Geisha Night Show!! 7/24(Fri) 19pm-20pm !!

500yen Geisha Night Show!! 7/24(Fri) 19pm-20pm !!

GEISHA (or geiko in Kyoto dialect) are professional entertainers who attend guests during meals, banquets and other occasions. They are trained in various traditional Japanese arts, such as dance and music, as well as in the art of communication. Their role is to make guests feel at ease with conversation, drinking games and dance performances. If you [...]

Yukata Summer

Yukata Summer

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/ [...]