Now streaming for free on JOURNY, Welcome to Railworld Japan is your ticket to a nationwide train journey, discovering the rich culture, fascinating attractions and mouth-watering delicacies that the Land of the Rising Sun has to offer. Join Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians, A Simple Favor, Last Christmas) on this adventure as he explores the Railworld Japan.
Watch the trailer now at Ovation TV!
Henry Golding kicks off his great adventure in Hokkaido, the second largest and least developed of Japan’s four main islands; he then travels to Tohoku, Kanto, Tokyo, Chubu, Kansai, Chugoku, Shikoku, and Kyushu, before ending his journey in Okinawa. Along the way, he visits temples, hot springs, historical villages, museums, and so much more.
Check out the Hokkaido episode description below.
Henry makes a comeback through this brand new journey to conquer the Land of the Rising Sun. He kicks off his great adventure in Hokkaido, the second largest and least developed of Japan’s four main islands with a Japanese local. They also explore the popular zoological garden, Asahiyama Zoo, learns of rare moss balls, and goes canoeing at the Shiretoko Lake. From indulging in the beauty of the Biei Hills, to facing staggering cold temperatures at the Ice Pavilion, to experiencing wetlands ecosystems at the Kushiro-shitsugen National Park, he spends his first days in Japan with the unspoiled nature of Hokkaido.
Originally released in 2015, this is the first time that all the episodes are available for viewers on one streaming site!
Considering most of us likely didn’t get to watch the original, nor are we traveling anytime soon this is the perfect weekend watch alone or with family. Episodes are under 30 minutes full of interesting and well presented content for any travel TV show fan.
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