[Help] Japan-Booking your Shinkansen seats using SmartEX (Update: 2018)

With the latest upgrade of Shinkansen system, the Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen has opened up their online Shinkansen ticket reservation for foreigners.

I will introduce and provide a step by step guide for registration. And pick up some of the important things to note before you register, and how do you collect your tickets and more.

All information provided below can be found at https://smart-ex.jp/en/.

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[Move] Singapore Transportation Guide

Planning a trip to Singapore soon? Wondering how do you move around when you are here? Fret not, please refer to the Singapore transportation guide for your reference below.

In Singapore, we have the various mode of transport to choose from, Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), Light Rail Transit (LRT), Bus and Taxi. And of course, now tourists can also have the option of Uber or Grab.

You may refer to the fare calculator to have a rough idea how much will your travel cost for MRT, LRT, and bus.

For taxis in Singapore, you can refer here where detailed basic charges for standard and premium taxis and the various surcharges passengers will be expecting.

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[Move] Spain – Renfe Rail Transportation Guide

Planning a trip to Spain and is looking up for some information for your upcoming trip. Wanted to know more about Spain Railway network, and unsure what kind of pass or where the tickets can be bought.

For a better understanding of the Renfe Rail network in Spain, the content of the post will be written as simple as possible with some tips and information available. I will be covering my itinerary where we ride on the high-speed rail, starting off from Barcelona Station and heading off to different cities covering Madrid, Granada, Sevilla, and Cordoba.
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