• How bullet trains changed the world of rail travel

  • Discussion about railroad topics everywhere outside of North America.
Discussion about railroad topics everywhere outside of North America.

Moderators: Komachi, David Benton

  by David Benton
 
https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/ ... index.html
"(CNN) — Early on October 1, 1964, a sleek blue and white train slid effortlessly across the urban sprawl of Tokyo, its elevated tracks carrying it south toward the city of Osaka and a place in the history books."
I wonder if Japan will ever revive plans for undersea tunnels to Russia , and Korea?
I think Russia is more likely, especially if climate change opens up a Arctic route to Europe, and possibly the Americas.