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              JAPAN                        Find your platform      for the spectacle while racing
              Shinkansen                promptly at Tokyo Station   through the countryside. Bento
                                        (Shinkansen are as well known   boxes and hot tea are available
              Reaching accelerations of   for their punctuality as for   on most services but order
              320km/h, Japan’s futuristic   their speed) and prepare to   quickly. Depending on how
              Shinkansen, first launched   be whisked southwards. Soon   many stops your train makes,
              in 1964 to coincide with the   after the urban density of   you could arrive in Osaka,
              last Tokyo Summer Olympics,   Tokyo diminishes, views of   515km away, in as little as two
              sets the bar for speedy travel.   spectacular Mount Fuji will   hours and 37 minutes.
              Connecting Japan’s five largest   appear, weather permitting.
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              perfect route for adventurous   right side of the train. Those   ideally located for sightseeing in
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