September 9, 2020
What Is The Hikari Shinkansen Train?
The Hikari Shinkansen is the train that brings JR Pass users between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka, and stops include important station Nagoya, Shizuoka and Kyoto!
September 8, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Tokyo Station
Learn where to activate the JR Pass at Tokyo there, opening hours, how to book tickets, seat reservations and more travel tips.
September 4, 2020
Popular Local Passes For Japan Train Travel
Learn why local passes make train travel in Japan cheaper and easier, and why they’re the perfect companion to the JR Pass.
September 1, 2020
Sapporo Station: How To Activate The Jr Pass
Learn how to activate the Japan Rail Pass at Sapporo station, where to go, opening hours and where to reserve tickets.
August 31, 2020
The Best Of Dotonbori
Osaka’s neon-lit Dotonbori area is a feast for the senses and one of Japan’s most famous and iconic districts.
August 27, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Haneda Airport
Learn how to activate the JR Pass at Haneda airport, where to exchange the JR Pass, find the JR Ticketing office and how to travel into Tokyo.
August 26, 2020
When Should I Activate The Japan Rail Pass?
One of the questions we get asked the post is: When should I activate my JR Pass? Today we dive into this question and explain what to keep in mind.
August 25, 2020
Visit Kiyomizu Dera, Kyoto
Kiyomizu-Dera, Kyoto’s ‘pure water temple’, is a beautiful Buddhist temple and UNESCO World Heritage Site with a wooden stage famous for its amazing views.
August 25, 2020
When Will International Travel To Japan Resume?
When will international travel to Japan resume? Find out what the current situation is and when Japan will allow inbound visitors again.
August 24, 2020
Nara City Park
Nara Park (奈良公園) is a massive 660 hectare city park. Home to the big Buddha at Todaji temple, not to forget the countless freely roaming deer.