A 10 hour layover while flying back to the states following a deployment in Southeast Asia provided me with a chance to check off a major item on any railfan's bucket list; ride Japan's Shinkansen... (more)
Near the station Yurakucho: The Shinkansen left is leaving, the right one is arriving at Tokyo. Good visible are the roofs from the cars from a localtrain. Under the tracks is the pedestrain-zone.... (more)
Tokyo Main Station: 1 Shinkansen is arriving, 6 others in the station. Left the tracks for the localtrains. The photo is taken from a restaurant on the 14th floor
Many ticketmachines and the giant railway-lines-system from Tokyo in the main hall of the station Ueno
The Tokyo Monorail to the airport Haneda at the station Hamamatsucho, there is only one track. The left train has left the station, the switch is working for the train at the right to arrive at th... (more)
Left the Shinkansen, right a train from the Yurikamome-Line from the 'Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Corporation' (Hamamatsucho - Toyosu), these trains are leaded by the rail in the middle. The whee... (more)
a Yamanote line train approaches Hamamatsucho. This is the circular line around the city center of Tokyo
Major photo spot with cherry and rape blossoms in the spring.
Narita Express, JR's airport link in Tokyo, makes its way towards Shinjuku station.
JR East train from Tokyo to Yokohama arrives to Shinagawa
a double-decker "Sunrise Express" waits in the yard for his next assignment
a train of the Keihin Tohoku Line leaves for Yokohama