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Train Shiki-shima, or the ‘Island of Four Seasons’ is a hybrid sleeper train operated by East Japan Railways. The ten coach train consists of six sleeping cars, a lounge car, a dining car and observation carriages designed to showcase Japanese design, craftsmanship and customer service. 34 passengers on board will be able to enjoy Michelin star dining and Japanese hospitality. Set to traverse the northeast of the country starting this May, the lounge has been modeled on a tranquil Japanese ...
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