The BBC’s website has been a very important resource for me over the years for not only news related to Japan but through some interesting features, photo galleries and more recently videos I have been exposed to many things I couldn’t read in a book and can only get better by experiencing them in person.
The Shinkansen or “Bullet Train” as most people reffer to it as is network of super high speed trains in Japan that link many of the major cities and over the last 45 years has developed to become one of the iconic features of Japan. The entire transport system in Japan is known to be efficient, wordclass and always on time.
Kirk is a proud Jamaican who started Jamaipanese.com in February 2006 and now lives in rural Japan. He enjoys sharing his experiences learning about Japan, personal milestones in life as well as interests such as photography, gaming and travelling.