Language schools and Tokyo tips for all at Sakura House !

Language schools and Tokyo tips for all at Sakura House !

Hello! How are you today? When our residents come to Sakura House Shinjuku office, they often ask us about Japanese school. Do you know there is school information space in our office. We have brochures from Japanese schools! There are also space for newspapaer, travel information and useful information. When you come to our office [...]

Tokyo (Haneda)International Airport

Tokyo (Haneda)International Airport

Have you already had a chance to fly from  Haneda International Airport? Finally I got a chance to fly from Haneda International Airport the other day and I must have been overexcited and nearly missed my flight! Well I believe that  some of you would not be surprised, because the all stalls and restaurants look [...]

Sorakara-chan

Tokyo Skytree Sakura Event

It goes without saying that one of the many must see landmarks in Tokyo is Tokyo Skytree. I have been there about 3 times, it is a shame though, that I had never been up at the observation deck (it is a bit pricey)… Anyways, there are other ways to enjoy Tokyo Skytree even if [...]

Tsukemen-Thick egg noodle served with a dipping soup.

Tsukemen-Thick egg noodle served with a dipping soup.

I am sure that many of you’ve had a Ramen. In Japan or in your hometown. Ramen is now amazingly popular in many countries in the world. But have you ever tried Tsukemen? I had been in New York for 11 years and came back to Japan about 8 years ago, didn’t have any idea [...]

Onsen

Tokyo’s Best Hot Springs!

Japanese people looooooooove taking bath. It goes without saying that it is a essential part of daily rituals for us. But for those people (including me) who live in shared accommodations where there is no bathtub, it’s hard to make it a daily thing. Whenever I go to the gym, I take bath but that’s [...]

Two new Muslim-friendly residences in the Tokyo area!!

Two new Muslim-friendly residences in the Tokyo area!!

Real Estate Agency SAKURA HOUSE to Open two new Muslim-Friendly Residences in Tokyo Tokyo-based real estate agency SAKURA HOUSE is opening two new Muslim-friendly residences in the Tokyo area. The first residence will be a MUSLIM-FRIENDLY WOMEN’S SHARE HOUSE in TABATA, Tokyo, scheduled to open on May 19, 2015. It will have four rooms, and will be [...]

How to find restaurants in Tokyo

How to find restaurants in Tokyo

Even after a few years spent in Tokyo, a lot of people are still not used to look up to find a restaurant. Because in Tokyo, even though having a window right in front of the street is a huge advantage, a majority of restaurants are located on higher floors, or in the basement. You [...]

For the end of cherry blossom season.

For the end of cherry blossom season.

Cherry blossom season is almost over now. So, today, I am updating the photos of the cherry blossom I saw this season. If you come to Japan around this time of the year, you will get to see them everywhere and people are celebrating the arrival of spring season by eating and drinking under the [...]

Imperial Palace Tour and Hand Roll Sushi Lunch Party! 4/5(SUN) 11:00am – 15:00pm

Imperial Palace Tour and Hand Roll Sushi Lunch Party! 4/5(SUN) 11:00am – 15:00pm

How about a refreshing walk around the majestic beauty of Tokyo Imperial Palace? Let’s join us for Imperial Palace tour with experienced guides, and we have TEMAKIZUSHI (Hand roll SUSHI) lunch party too! Meet us at SAKURA HOTEL JIMBOCHO, and from there, we will walk together to the nearby Palace area. ■Date:April  5th (Sun) ■Starting time:11:00 [...]

Hadaka Matsuri (Naked Festival)

Interesting Festivals in Japan (May)

We, Japanese have our own unique way of expressing things or ourselves. Cute toys, anime/manga, love hotels, purikura, Engrish (Japanese English) and so on. But what I would like to talk about is unique festivals that are held all around Japan, that way we can give you some ideas of what to do while you’re [...]