Japan is known as the land of the tori-tetsu, or trainspotters. It could be a young child declaring their favorite shinkansen through its choice of footwear or a group of photographers planning…

The shining rays of sunshine bouncing off the glass windows and doors, the greens, yellows, reds, a rainbow of colors streaked across each train. It’s basically almost every opening scene in every anime…

Taxis are a great way to get somewhere fast — especially when you’re not sure how to get there. Short distances are especially affordable in Tokyo since the new pricing system came…

First Things First: Why Rent a Car in Japan at All? Japan is world famous for its efficient train transportation, and the praise is well-deserved … for the most part. Head out…

Traveling by Bus in Japan While Japan is most famous for its high speed and convenient train services, there are a lot of areas — especially in the countryside — that are…

Japan Train Types On both JR and privately owned lines across the country, there are a plethora of different types of train services. On top of that, many subway lines connect to private rail…