The Green Car: Japan’s Luxury Rail Experience

The Green Car: Japan’s Luxury Rail Experience

In Japan trains are paragons of efficiency and speed, transporting countless millions across plains, under the sea, through mountains and between islands every year. For…

Japan Rail Pass

Japan Rail Pass

Nothing beats the Japan Rail Pass when it comes to getting great value and convenience while travelling and sightseeing around Japan! Japan Rail Pass, available…

Kurokawa Onsen

Kurokawa Onsen

Kurokawa Onsen is a quintessential hot-spring town in central Kyushu, approximately a 90-minute drive from Kumamoto Airport. Having traveled extensively throughout Japan, I can truly…

Japan Trip 2011 Part 4 (May 31)

by MIWA and REY

Japan Trip 2011 Part 3 (May 29-30)

by MIWA and REY

The Travels of Ken & Bill Vol.6

VII. Amakusa-Shimabara Amakusa (SA) Amakusa (SA) From Yatsushiro, an hour’s ferry boat ride took us to Amakusa, a group of 120 islands (only six of…