August 26, 2019
What Is The Tokaido Shinkansen
Learn about the Tokaido Shinkansen, the JR Pass validity, route details, train services and everything else you need to know.
August 16, 2019
Tokyo 2020 Olympics Introductory Guide
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics, read this introductory guide to find out about tickets, accommodation, transport and schedules during the summer Olympics.
November 19, 2018
Exploring Japan With Huber And The Jr Pass
With Huber, you can meet local Guides from all across Japan. It is the best way to connect with locals and experience Japan as it is meant to be.
September 7, 2018
Getting From Narita Airport Into Tokyo, With And Without The Japan Rail Pass.
How to travel between Narita Airport (NRT) and anywhere in Tokyo. Find out the best transport, schedule and ticket prices.
June 20, 2018
Rugby World Cup 2019 Japan
Here's what you need to know about visiting the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan. Learn about the venues, how to get around and more.
January 12, 2018
21 Day Jr Pass Recommended Itinerary: Kanto, Kansai And Kyushu
Here is our expert recommended itinerary for the 21 day JR Pass. Visiting Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Hiroshima and Kyushu.
August 25, 2015
Family Trip With The Japan Rail Pass: Tokyo, Kyoto And Osaka.
From time to time people ask us: what are the best places to visit in Japan are for a family with kids. Get our recommended 14-day itinerary here.
February 3, 2015
14 Sample Itnerary: Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Kyushu And Osaka.
Example itinerary for the 14 day JR Pass. From Tokyo going all the way down to Kyushu, visiting Kyoto, Hiroshima, Kyushu, Himeji and Osaka.
January 22, 2015
7 Day Sample Itinerary: Tokyo Kyoto Nara
Combining both modern and traditional Japan, this 7 day itinerary is perfect for first time travellers who want to get a taste of Japan.
September 27, 2010
Easy Day Trips From Tokyo
From Tokyo many amazing sights are within easy reach. By basing yourself in the city you can use your JR Pass to day trip out to these Japanese gems.