Update note:December 18th: Updated most of the TBA info, including all of Hokkaido, Shikoku, and Kyushu. What is TBA at …
The first part of a comprehensive guide to riding anything other than JR in Japan.
Welcome to this week’s Quick Takes. This week’s news are great for the sweet tooth. Also, contactless payment on various transportation services, hotel news and more.
Welcome to this week’s Quick Takes. In this issue, we have Welcome SIM coming to an end, JR West Bus introducing double-decker for their highway bus lines, Olympic tickets, and doing Zen meditation at your hotel.
Welcome to this week’s Quick Takes! Luggage are moving in Kyushu, Nestle serve up coffee and sleep, and money exchange at a machine.
[FINAL UPDATE] The annual New Year’s Eve Japan Transportation Bulletin is here! Check before you fly this holiday season!
Welcome to this week‘s Quick Takes! There is still follow-up news on the aftermath of the typhoon in Kansai Area …
Right after Typhoon Jebi ravaged Kansai area, a magnitude 6.7 earthquake hit Hokkaido in the early morning of September 6th local time. Electricity is out in most areas of Hokkaido, JR Hokkaido and New Chitose Airport are not operating today. Here’s some information for people at or about to be in Hokkaido.
Welcome to this week’s Quick Takes! We have news on transportation news, as well as expansion of a hotel chain, and the move of Tsukiji Market.
During my travels, I usually try to speak some simple sentences in the native tongue. It usually result in people …