[Update!] – Muslim Friendly Sakura Hotel Hatagaya Featured on TV!

[Update!] – Muslim Friendly Sakura Hotel Hatagaya Featured on TV!

Sakura Hotel Hatagaya has been all over the news lately, thanks in part to this man — Mohammed, the Egyptian Staff, also known as Hotel Hatagaya’s walking billboard! Mohammed has the looks, the mystique, the cooking skills, and the friendliness to put Sakura Hotel Hatagaya on top! But why IS this hotel so on fire [...]

Run, Run, Run.

Run, Run, Run.

Run, Run, Run!!! around imperial palace!!! I tend to jog when I feel stressed out. But I have never run around imperial palace. Let’s get together and run! We all can sweat like crazy and after jogging, we can enjoy nice shower and beer. June 28th, from 7 p.m. 1,200 yen for the first timer. [...]

☆Cool!!!! Omikoshi (Portable shrine) – On my way to Sakura House Yotsuya 3 chome☆

☆Cool!!!! Omikoshi (Portable shrine) – On my way to Sakura House Yotsuya 3 chome☆

I have had a chance to see the portable shrine on my way to Yotsuya 3 chome share house last weekend. It` s good to see this energetic atmosphere♬♬ By the way,  Sakura House organizes various cool event on regular basis. ☆ http://ow.ly/mf6U3 ☆ Also, Sakura House Yotsuya 3 chome Room#401 will be available from August 9th  ☆http://ow.ly/mf9ie ☆ If you are interested in the [...]

Upcoming Events in Tokyo

Upcoming Events in Tokyo

Rainy season is finally upon us, but don’t let that get you down!  There are plenty of events happening all over Tokyo.  Here are the ones that we’re planning for the next few weeks.  These are guaranteed fun for cheap, and many offer a unique chance to experience Japan, so don’t miss out! 1.  Shodo [...]

Sakura House / Tohoku Bokujo Staff Featured on National TV!!

Sakura House / Tohoku Bokujo Staff Featured on National TV!!

On 6/13, Our Sakura House stuff, Justin Prescott was on the national TV new program! He is Public Relations of Tohoku Farm which one of our group companies. The news program is call [News 23] which has a section call Zero Human that features people in Japan with interesting stories, and people who want to change [...]

Basic Business Manner in Japan – Where to Sit and Stand !?

Basic Business Manner in Japan – Where to Sit and Stand !?

Even being a Japanese in Japan, there are so many business etiquettes and manners to remember. Be on time Pay careful attention to hierarchy Express gratitude and apologize (when sincere) frequently were mentioned in Nobu’s blog before, but here is another interesting and peculiar rule. WHERE to SIT or STAND There is a simple rule. the [...]

Sub-continental Sweets

Impromptu Get-together at the Yoyogi-Uehara Muslim House

The Yoyogi-Uehara Muslim House yesterday, was the scene of an inpromptu dinner session, attended by several of our staff members and of-course, our valued residents. The Muslim House is our very own Muslim community sanctuary. This event marks our ongoing efforts to reach-out to a significant community here in Japan and abroad. With it we [...]

(probably) the cheapest.

(probably) the cheapest.

If I can buy a can of soda at 50 yen, now I only have 100 yen in my wallet so I can buy 2 of those. Oh, I gotta get 2 sodas with my 100 yen !!! I don’t want only one. I want 2 different sodas at once with my 100 yen!!!   [...]

Tokyo Imperial Palace Group Run Part 4

Tokyo Imperial Palace Group Run Part 4

Hello! Do you like jogging? Would you like to jog with other people sometimes? How about running around Tokyo Imperial Palace? If  you are available on June 28th, please come to Sakura Cafe Jjimbocho at 7pm. Meet us at Sakura Cafe Jimbocho, and from there, we will run together to the near by Palace area. [...]

A Slice of the Greenery

The Kasai Rinkai Park

The Kasai Rinkai Park is a sweet little patch of green located on the Tokyo Bay. It features a cute little forest, as well as a sea-side aquarium, a Ferris Wheel and, last but not the least, an observation deck to look out into the wide bay. The Kasai Rinkai Koen Station is located on [...]