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The Japan Rail Pass is the best known rail pass for travel in Japan. However, there are also regional rail passes -- like these from JR East -- that may turn out to be more economical if your travel plans are focused on a specific area. Here we …
Meander along Japan's "golden route"—taking in Nagano, Kanazawa and more.
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