August 1, 2022
Amarube Bridge And Viaduct: Japan’s Most Iconic Railway Bridge
A true monument to Japans railway history, with beautiful views over the Sanin coastline. An off-the-beaten-track destination worth a detour.
July 25, 2022
The Toshogu Shrine In Hiroshima
Established in 1648, the Toshogu shrine pays tribute to the first Shogun of Tokugawa Shogunate, Tokugawa Ieyasu. Build on the foot of mount Futabayama, it provides scenic views over the city and caste of Hiroshima.
July 22, 2022
Popular Local Passes For Japan Train Travel
Learn why the Hakone Free Pass and other local passes make train travel in Japan cheaper and easier, and why they are the perfect companion to the JR Pass.
July 11, 2022
Japan’s Coastline By Train
Famous for its beautiful coastline and its trains, Japan offers the best of both worlds with some of the world’s most scenic seaside railways.
June 27, 2022
Best Rural Train Journeys In Japan
The Japanese countryside is exceptionally beautiful, and we think the best way to see it is by train. Let’s take a look at the best rural train journeys.
June 20, 2022
Why Is 1st Class Called Green Class On Japanese Trains?
Ever wondered what the meaning of Green Class is on Japanese trains and where the name comes from? Find out here.
June 13, 2022
The Iyonada Monogatari Train Romantic Views Of Shikoku
The Iyonada Monogatari train is a joyful train operated by JR Kyushu that travels along the scenic coast of Shikoku between Matsuyama and Iyo Ozu.
May 23, 2022
The Longest Rail Journeys In Japan
For train lovers, long rail journeys are a dream come true. Just another reason why Japan and its amazing rail network is such a dream destination.
May 17, 2022
Japan Rail Pass Exchange Service
Start your trip perfectly with airport pick-up and JR Pass exchange service. Updated for your safe arrival in 2022.
May 16, 2022
Staying In Train Hostel Hokutosei
Relive the romance of Japanese sleeper trains by staying in a refurbished train carriage in Tokyo. Find out more in our guide to Train Hostel Hokutosei.