Easy Access to Shinjuku – Sakura House Shinegota

Easy Access to Shinjuku – Sakura House Shinegota

We’d like to introduce you to our cozy Shinegota share house located on the Subway Oedo line. The house is only 2 min walk from the Shinegota station. http://www.sakura-house.com/en/B00197/2/room The Oedo line is such an convenient line to be on, it runs directly to Shinjuku, Roppongi and to the Eastern TSUKIJI fishmarket area. Being between [...]

Food Sample Making Workshop.

Food Sample Making Workshop.

When you think about “This is SO JAPANESE !” item, what do you come up with? Kimono? Ukiyoe?  Manga? Geisha? There should be many, and this “food replica” is also one of those “This is SO JAPANESE!” items. Food replicas are the wax or plastic representations of dishes that many restaurants  in Japan put on display [...]

1/31 Chinese New Year!

1/31 Chinese New Year!

I believe many of the foreigners in Japan, other than people from Chinese region, are not familiar with Chinese new year. In Tokyo, there is a place where you can experience the celebration atmosphere! That is [Yokohama] There is a famous Chinese Town where many Restaurant and shops are gathered! http://www.chinatown.or.jp/entertainment/fairentry/5766 The Chinese New Year [...]

New year’s Futsal @ Kugayama on 1/26(Sunday) 14:00pm-17:00pm! Let’s join us!!

New year’s Futsal @ Kugayama on 1/26(Sunday) 14:00pm-17:00pm! Let’s join us!!

We have futsal game on 1/26 (Sun) 14 : 00 pm -17 : 00 pm @ Kugayama!! Let’s join and play together!!! Close house : Sakura House Kichijoji Sakura House MeidaimaeB Tweet

Tokyo Metro Easy Guide

Tokyo Metro Easy Guide

Everyday, I commute with the train to work. That’s so common in Tokyo, but when using the train on my days off, I always need to search which line I should take to reach the destination. Why? Because there’s simply too many lines and routes lol. For example, the Tokyo subway has 13 lines and [...]

Technology that may interest you: PeekInToo

Technology that may interest you: PeekInToo

We human beings are a very curious species. We love to search and ponder upon things, that are sometimes beyond our personal sphere of influence. We are specially curious about the lives of other human beings living a world apart. Well, although there isnt a matter transporter in the market as yet, there might be [...]

[ASAKUSA] Sumo Watching Tour [January 23rd]

[ASAKUSA] Sumo Watching Tour [January 23rd]

Hello! How are you today? I already introduced Asakusa Sumo Tour on Janauery 15th. There is an additional tour on January 23rd. Please check below! —————————————————————————————————————————————— Sumo (相撲) is Japan’s national sport as you know. Three major games at Tokyo Ryogoku Kokugikan are held in January, May and September. On January 23rd, 2014, SAKURA HOSTEL [...]

JOB FAIR FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS!

JOB FAIR FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS!

You are student from overseas and trying to find a job to stay longer in Japan, you may know about this. JOB FAIR FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS! on February 9th (Akihabara, Tokyo) and February 16 (Kyoto). https://www.facebook.com/worksjapanglobal 30 companies from Tokyo, 20 from Kyoto will participate. It may not be easy job to find a job [...]

Tuesday Feb 04, 2014 【O•M•O•T•E•N•A•S•H•I tour to KAWAGOE】

Tuesday Feb 04, 2014 【O•M•O•T•E•N•A•S•H•I tour to KAWAGOE】

O•M•O•T•E•N•A•S•H•I tour to KAWAGOE. OMOTENASHI Tour to KAMAKURA is now fully booked, thank you for your application. This time we provide you a tour to KAWAGOE. O•M•O•T•E•N•A•S•H•I is the buzzword for the year 2013, and it’s the feeling most Japanese have in their mind. Our Japanese customers of this tour will prepare it for you. When Japanese, [...]

Japanese traditional “Kakizome” & Shodo workshop

Japanese traditional “Kakizome” & Shodo workshop

Hello! How are you today? In Japan, there is a traditional called “Kakizome” – litaerally first writing – which is observed at the beginning of the year. If you are interested in Japanese calligrafy, there is a Shodo workshop on January 19th, 2014 at Sakura Hostel Asakusa. Please check it out! [Date & Time] 18:00-19:00, January [...]