The Metropolis Of Tokyo…

After 3 incredible days in Hong Kong it was time to move onto my next destination and this was to be the metropolis of Tokyo. Japan is a country that I had always wanted to visit and being so near it would be rude not to drop into Tokyo for a few nights and see what is has to offer. I arrived into Tokyo Haneda Airport just after midnight expecting to be boarding a bus or train and heading straight to my hotel but this was not the case. The trains do not run in the early hours of the ...
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The Bullet Train To Odawara

The Bullet Train To Odawara…

Still in Tokyo I woke up early on what would be my last day in Japan to fulfil a childhood dream of mine and take a train ride on the bullet train to Odawara. The prices for the pleasure of riding on such trains can be expensive and I mean in the region of £75 one way. If you are going to be in Japan a week or more its worth buying one of the rail passes to save money. As I was only here for a few days I researched places of interest on the Shinkansen route that were ...
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