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Mar 31, 2006 - Takayama

Well after bidding a sad farewell to lovely Kyoto and my new friends I had made at the Tour Club Ryokan, it was time to jump on the train and head to Takayama and also experience my first ride on a bullet train! They are sooo cool! The one I was one wasn`t the fastest but it did go at 415km per hour which, at first, kind of makes you feel a bit sick but then you do get used to it! The ride is so smooth and the trains are immaculate and, like everyone in Japan, the driver and the crew are incredibly polite, bowing as you enter and...

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