Train Vert is the JR East Shinkansen travel magazine, which introduces aspects of the culinary culture and natural environment of East Japan. "Train Vert" means "green train" in French.

This month's Train Vert

Dashing across the land, ocean, and space - The Hiroshi Aramata Yokai Detectives explore the wonders of Shinshu in summer

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The Hiroshi Aramata Yokai Detectives consist of a gathering of paleontologists, archaeologists, and scholars of Norse mythology and ancient Greece under the tutelage of natural historian Hiroshi Aramata. The Detectives journeyed across Nagano prefecture, situated in Honshu, at the center of the Japanese archipelago, seeking out the lingering mysteries of the area in an interdisciplinary dialogue, based on the theme of the land, ocean, and space.

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Part1

Land
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Part2

Ocean
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Part3

Space

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Train Vert magazine has pages offering sightseeing information to tourists from overseas. Please be sure to check out this section in the second half of the magazine.