May 31, 2021
The Kotatsu Train On The Sanriku Railway, Japan
Sit in comfort and enjoy travel along the Sanriku coastline with plenty of beautiful views along the way.
May 24, 2021
Koshino Shu*Kura The Sake Tasting Train
The Koshino Shu*Kura is a special train operated by JR East that travels around Niigata prefecture, famous for local Sake. The reason to ride this train is for pure enjoyment and, of course, Sake tasting.
March 19, 2021
Budgeting Tips: What Does The Cost Of A Trip To Japan Look Like
The expection is that a trip to Japan is super expensive, yet Japan is surprisingly affordable. This post gives a breakdown of what to expect in terms of cost.
March 4, 2021
The 7 Perks Of The Japan Rail Pass That You May Not Know About
In addition to unlimited travel, the pass includes a variety of perks that are less known but just as handy. Find out more on these advantages to the JR Pass.
February 16, 2021
10 Insider Tips For Using The Japan Rail Pass
We’ve asked our most frequent users what tips they would give first time travellers to Japan when it comes to using the Japan Rail Pass.
November 16, 2020
The Akita Shinkansen Line Between Tokyo And Akita
The Akita Shinkansen is mini-Shinkansen line and splits off the Tohoku Shinkansen line at Morioka station.
November 14, 2020
The Kagayaki Shinkansen: The Fastest Train Between Kanazawa And Tokyo
The Kagayaki Shinkansen train is the fastest train service between Tokyo and Kanazawa, learn about its schedule, tickets and the JR Pass.
November 13, 2020
The Saphir Odoriko Luxury Excursion Train From Tokyo To Izu Peninsula
The SAPHIR ODORIKO train is a wonderful resort excursion train, travelling from Tokyo down the scenic coastline of the Izu Peninsula.
November 6, 2020
Don’t Miss Rinku Town Near Kansai Airport In Osaka
Shop, relax and have fun in Rinku Town, a modern commercial district that rests just outside Kansai Airport in Osaka.
October 30, 2020
When Can I Order The Japan Rail Pass
The Japan Rail Pass is a physical ticket, so it is important to order your JR Pass on time, here’s what you need to know.