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Cherry Blossom Forecast 2015
 
Kaga's Four Onsen and Mt.Hakusan
The extended Hokuriku Shinkansen will move the onsen towns closer to Tokyo from March 14, 2015.

Yet another new rail pass
Available from March 14, the Kansai Hokuriku Area Pass will be one of the more interesting rail passes on sale.


More Travel News
Hokuriku Shinkansen Extension
On March 14, 2015, the Hokuriku Shinkansen will be extended from Nagano to Kanazawa and reduce travel times to various destinations.
Arrival of Ryuhyo
Drift ice was first spotted on January 12 off the coast of Hokkaido, 9 days earlier than average.

NEX Tokyo Direct Ticket
This great deal for foreign tourists will be turned into a round trip version from March 14 and drop a little bit in value.
Seasonal Illuminations
See illumination reports from Sagamiko, Osaka, Kobe, Sendai, Ashikaga and Tokyo.

New Rail Passes for Western Honshu
March 2015 will see three new passes, two improved passes and two discontinued passes.
Which pass is best for Kansai?
The large selection of passes for Osaka, Kyoto and surroundings leaves many visitors confused.

Past articles... List of current major renovations - 2011 Earthquake Update

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2014/08/10 - Osaka & Kyoto (natsu91)
2014/12/28 - Kyushu in winter (Joshua Hugh)
2015/01/03 - Kamakura temples and gardens (Chashitsu)
2014/12/24 - Road trip from Osaka to Noto Hanto and back again (PhilipJFry)
2015/01/01 - Takayama Temple Trail (Chashitsu)
2014/12/29 - Kurama - Kibune hiking trail (Chashitsu)
2014/12/12 - Koyo 2014 - Kyoto, Nara, November 23-29 (agspb)
2014/11/19 - A Day on Miyajima Island (ChenSch)
2014/10/05 - Rainy days in Itoigawa (Csabba)
2014/11/23 - Autumn Colors in Tokyo (just a guest)
2014/11/22 - Arima Onsen Autumn Report (gabrielsalmon)
2014/10/03 - Two days in Takayama (Csabba)
2014/11/15 - Sakurayama Koen: Fall Colors and Winter-blooming Cherry Blossoms (scarreddragon)
2014/11/15 - Ueno-mura Sky Bridge and Fall Colors (scarreddragon)
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