The Shinkansen meaning ‘new trunkline’ and known in English as the bullet train, is a network of high-speed railway lines in Japan reaching speeds of up to 320km/hr!MORE
You’d hardly know it looking at Tokyo today, but Japan’s busy capital was once a small castle town known as Edo.
In 1868, the emperor and capital moved from Kyoto to Edo, which was renamed Tokyo meaning ‘Eastern Capital’.
The 9-day Johnny H Japan tour takes in the neon lights and ancient sights of Tokyo, including 2 days in Disneyland plus much more.
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