China High Speed Rail and Japan’s Shinkansen Comparison

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This trip I’ve taken rides on both China’s High Speed Rail or Gaotie (高铁), and Japan’s Shinkansen (新幹線). There are many similarities and differences between them so let’s compare them. Shinkansen (新幹線)  The Shinkansen is Japan’s High Speed Rail, the initial connection was between Osaka and Tokyo.  Visitors to Japan can ride on the Shinkansen […]

Day 12: Nara

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Nara is a really beautiful city situated near both Osaka and Kyoto. It’s famous for its mochi and the deers. The trip between Osaka and Nara takes around 40mins (you can get on the express train either at Osaka or Tennoji stations). And it’s a really comfortable ride (not as comfortable as the shinkaisen of […]