April 2012

View from the office - Shinagawa

View of Shinagawa station 21 floors up

Nozomi 700 leaving Shinagawa for Shin-Yokohama

Early morning departure, second train of the morning

My train, a Nozomi 700 arriving for the trip to Nagoya

Mount Fuji

In all of my years of traveling to Japan this is the clearest that I have every seen Mount Fuji.

Taken through the window of the Shinkansen

Traveling at speeds up to 180 mph

At those speeds, it is hard not to catch a power pole or wires


My train arriving in Nagoya for Hamamatsu

Super elevated track at Hamamatsu at the top

Train passing through Hamamatsu at speed