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What to eat in Japan

Seven bento you definitely want to eat on a Japanese train trip!

If you ride the bullet train in Japan, you’ll definitely notice that the menu for the train bentos are related to the area you’re going to. New train bento are being created every day and it’s said that there are thousands of train bento varieties around the country. Among all of those thousands of meals, these are the top seven that you should definitely check out.
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Know the Ekiben when taking the trains in Northern and Central Japan

Ekiben are Japanese boxed lunches available in train stations as well as inside the trains across Japan for commuters who are rushing for their afternoon trains. Best part is, not only they are affordable, but the boxed lunches surprise you with different local specialties in different locations. Let’s take a look at what the Hokkaido, Tohoku and Kanto regions are offering.
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The irresistible world of “JR Kyushu” for train-spotters

In Japan, the number of trainspotters have increased, leading to them being called “Tetsu-chan” or “Tetsuko” (“tetsu” being derived from “tetsudou,” or railroad). Among Japanese transpotters, the railways especially treasured are those of JR Kyushu. This is a choice selection of trains that you might want to ride in order to examine the car body and the interior more closely.
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