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Dec 7, 2019 - Amakusa Islands weekend

Sat 7th Dec. Cloudy/Clear, 8 - 15°C. We took the Nishitetsu ltd express from Tenjin to Omuta, an hour long trip through a mixture of urban and country views. Our train had longitudinal seats, however the 'Suito' trainsets have forward facing seats, no reservation required. Suito schedule download here. Changed at Omuta to the JR line for the local from Ginsui(not Tosu) to Yatsushiro, alighting at Kumamoto Station 50 min later. This Yatsushiro local starts at Ginsui, one stop before Omuta. If you line up early you'll get a forward facing...

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