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 12, 2020
What Is The Nozomi Train?
The Nozomi train is the fastest train service between Kanto and Kyushu. Learn what the Nozomi is, how to ride it, tickets and alternatives.
July 30, 2020
Jr Keihin Tohoku Line
The JR Keihin-Tohoku line (京浜東北線), is one of the most important railway lines crossing through Tokyo. The line runs from Yokohama station to Omiya stations.
July 26, 2020
Staying In A Japanese Capsule Hotel
Sleeping in a futuristic capsule hotel has become as uniquely Japanese as a traditional tea ceremony. It’s also innovative, convenient and fun.
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.
June 14, 2020
Japan’s Private Railway Lines
The Japan Rail Pass can help you see a lot of Japan by train, but there are also private railways in Japan that can be useful.
June 12, 2020
Shinkansen Train Cars In Japan
With Shinkansen trains such an important part of Japan’s transport network, Shinkansen train cars have continued to evolve over the years.
June 11, 2020
30 Tips On How To Use Japan’s Metros
For places like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka, you’ll want to use the various Japan metro networks to get around each city on arrival and when sightseeing.
June 9, 2020
Jr Yamanote Line Tokyo
The JR Yamanote line(中央線), or Yamanote loop line runs in a cirlce around Tokyo stopping at important stations like Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, Shibuya & Tokyo stations