"shinkansen" Japan Transportation Tip by husain

Japan Transportation: 319 reviews and 329 photos

  that familiar nose!
by husain

The long beak-like nose section of the train is the aerodynamic design which allows it to pierce thru wind in the most efficient manner possible...

Type: Train
Website: http://www.japanrail.com/

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  • Updated Dec 5, 2003
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