Project Shinkansen at ISETAN The Japan Store Kuala Lumpur (Lot 10)

ISETAN The Japan Store Kuala Lumpur at Lot 10 has recently been refurbished with a modern look on par with Japan, and is currently home to the Project Shinkansen exhibition, offering visitors some impressive background information on the Shinkansen in Japan with image walls, video installations and a huge Plarail diorama. The main draw of … Continue reading Project Shinkansen at ISETAN The Japan Store Kuala Lumpur (Lot 10)

Hokkaido Shinkansen (to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto): opening on 26 March 2016

The Hokkaido Shinkansen between Shin-Aomori and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station through the Seikan Tunnel will commence operations on 26 March 2016. There will be 13 return trips daily to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto, which consists of: - 10 Hayabusa services between Tokyo and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto - 1 Hayabusa service between Sendai and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto - 1 Hayate service between Morioka and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto … Continue reading Hokkaido Shinkansen (to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto): opening on 26 March 2016

Tokaido Shinkansen Hikari Service: Tokyo to Shin-Osaka by Bullet Train

The Tokaido Shinkansen (東海道新幹線, Tōkaidō Shinkansen) is the world's first and Japan's best used high speed rail line with the fastest 5-stop Nozomi train running at intervals of 3 to 16 minutes, depending on the time of day. Coincidentally, the Tokaido Shinkansen celebrates its 50th anniversary this year on 1 October. For users of the … Continue reading Tokaido Shinkansen Hikari Service: Tokyo to Shin-Osaka by Bullet Train