July 15, 2020
The Japan Rail Visitor Guide To Ikebukuro
Ikebukuro (池袋) is a commercial and entertainment district in Tokyo, located on the north-west corner of the Yamanote line.
February 23, 2020
Top 10 Things To Do In Japan In March
From Anime to Sumo, gorgeously mild weather to spectacular Spring festivals, March might just be the best month to visit the beautiful country of Japan.
January 7, 2020
The Guide To Hakone Japan: Visiting With The Japan Rail Pass
Hakone can be a peaceful getaway from busy Tokyo, and offers a wide variety of activities for every traveler. This guide will help tourists find the best sites, ryokans, and onsens to visit.
November 15, 2019
5 Day Hokkaido Rail Itinerary (Hokkaido Rail Pass / Jr Pass)
Hokkaidō (北海道) is Japan’s northernmost island, best known for its unspoiled nature and breathtaking scenery. The landscape of Hokkaido is everchanging by the season.
November 2, 2019
Is The Japan Rail Pass Worth It?
One of the questions we get most on the JR Pass forum: Is the JR Pass worth it? Today we find out, with 5 usage scenario's for the Japan Rail Pass.
October 29, 2019
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: The Torch Relay Will Arrive By Special Plane To Japan
The Tokyo 2020 Torch will arrive by special plane from Greece with a special relay ceremony to officially start the Olympic games.
October 25, 2019
Jr Pass Shinkansen | Japanese Bullet And Maglev Trains
The Japanese word for “bullet train,” shinkansen can be directly translated as “new trunk line.” Japan’s creation of the shinkansen bullet train allows people to travel at speeds of up to 320km/h.
October 23, 2019
Get To Know The Tokyo 2020 Olympics Mascots
Ever since the first Olympic Games mascot was created for the Grenoble Winter Olympics in 1968, mascots have become a popular element of the games.
October 18, 2019
Japan On Film
If you’re a film lover and you’re planning a trip to the beautiful, unforgettable and unique country of Japan, there is a huge amount to see and do.
October 18, 2019
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay
The Olympic Torch Relay brings the spirit of the games to corners of the country far beyond the main city of the games.