Hokkaido's Nagamare Kaikyo train tour rated best in Japan

Jan 25, 2017

Hokkaido's Nagamare Kaikyo train tour rated best in Japan

A tour package featuring the Nagamare Kaikyo sightseeing train in Hokkaido has won the grand prize in a contest to honor great railroad tours in the nation, according to the executive committee of the Tetsutabi Of The Year award. In its sixth year, the ...

Yangon rail system to get upgrade

Dec 31, 2016

Yangon rail system to get upgrade

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Tourists visiting Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon, could lose one of the star attractions of the former capital after the railway that encircles the city is upgraded with the help of Japanese investment. While the responsibility for upgrading the 46 km (28.5 miles) of track ...