Editor at large: Taking the bullet train to food and fun in Osaka

It takes about three hours on the Shinkansen, or bullet train, to travel from Tokyo, south to Osaka. We get to take the Hikari train, which has a top speed of over 160 MPH. It’s the fastest train covered by our rail pass, but not the fastest train that …
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