Thursday, 4th February 2016
The Telegraph - Adrian Bridge
In this celebration of the world's great rail journeys, the Eurostar and the Flying Scotsman rub shoulders with Japan brand new bullet train, which will link the main island of Honshu with Hakodate on Hokkaido Island. This is good news for travellers to the northerly reaches of Japan, opening up this beautiful yet little-visited area to the appreciation it deserves.
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