Dennis A. Amith

A Lifestyle, Personal Style and Travel Blog

The One about Sakura Hotel & Hostel (in Jimbocho)

With Japan coming down on Airbnb, I get asked the question of what hotel to stay in Tokyo, but also saving the most money and a room that’s not too small with good privacy. There are many places to stay throughout Tokyo but the cheapest would be Sakura Hotel and Hostel. There are four locations: Ikebukuro (which several of my friends have stayed at and enjoy), Hatagaya (close to Shinjuku and Harajuku), Jinbocho (where I […]

The One about the Historic Mayfair Hotel

Perhaps there are ghosts in the building? As I told myself, as me and a friend stayed at the Historic Mayfair Hotel, a 1926 hotel that retains its old look but inside things have been modernized. While we went to this hotel to commute to the Los Angeles Convention Center for E3, the price was fantastic and for the most part, not often do I get a chance to stay in a hotel this old. […]