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  1. Esca shopping mall is part of Nagoya station building complex. https://www.nagoyastation.com/shopping-in-nagoya/ Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel is located in the same building: https://www.nagoyastation.com/hotels-near-nagoya-station/#nagoya-marriott-associa-hotel
  2. You may find our guide to rail travel in Japan useful: https://www.japanstation.com/guide-to-rail-travel-in-japan/
  3. Unfortunately we don’t have any information about the incident you described. We sincerely hope hope that everything turned out ok.
  4. The Limited Express Hokuto runs between Sapporo and Hakodate. For details please refer to this article: https://www.sapporostation.com/limited-express-super-hokuto-hakodate-tomakomai-sapporo/
  5. Here is the English language contact page on Hotel Kanazawa's website: https://www.hotelkanazawa.co.jp/en-about/269.html
  6. Gold leaf is Kanazawa's specialty. You can find shops selling gold candy in the Kanazawa Hyakubangai shopping area at the station. For more information please visit this page: Kanazawa Hyakubangai – Shopping at Kanazawa Station
  7. It is possible to travel from Narita to Hokkaido in one day. You will need to take Narita Express to Tokyo Station and transfer to Hokkaido Shinkansen to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto. You can find the schedule on Hyperdia: http://www.hyperdia.com/cgi/en/search.html?dep_node=TOKYO&arv_node=SHIN-HAKODATE-HOKUTO&via_node01=&via_node02=&via_node03=&year=2020&month=09&day=06&hour=09&minute=00&search_type=0&search_way=&transtime=undefined&sort=0&max_route=5&faretype=0&airplane=off&ship=off&lmlimit=null&search_target=route&facility=reserved&sum_target=7 Please note that the Shikansen arrives at Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station near Hakodate city. Traveling to Sapporo takes another 3-4 hours. Please refer to this article for more information about Hokkaido Shinkansen – Traveling from Tokyo to Sapporo
  8. The station does not provide wheel chairs. The Shinagawa station is easy to navigate and the distance between Narita Express platform and the Shinkansen platform is not great. Please refer to this article for details: Transfers from Narita Express to the Shinkansen at Shinagawa Station
  9. Shizuoka Station has coin lockers to store luggage, but no baggage room.
  10. Please refer to our Giude to Lost & Found in Japan: https://www.japanstation.com/complete-guide-to-lost-and-found-in-japan/
  11. Please refer to our Guide to Lost & Found in Japan: https://www.japanstation.com/complete-guide-to-lost-and-found-in-japan/
  12. There are some Osaka Loop line trains that go directly to Universal Studios. You can find the schedule on transit planner websites like Google Maps or Hyperdia. The direct train will have Sarurajima as the destination. For more details please refer to this article: https://www.osakastation.com/the-jr-sakurajima-line-yumesaki-line-for-universal-studios-japan/
  13. You can buy a ticket at the Nankai Railway's ticket office at the Rinku Town Station. You can find more information about the airport express on this page: https://www.osakastation.com/the-nankai-airport-line-the-airport-express-rapit-services-for-kansai-airport-namba/
  14. At the moment there is no reservation service for oversized luggage. There will be special luggage area on shinkansen trains with reservations starting from May 2020. You can find more information in this article: https://matcha-jp.com/en/7887?type=news We suggest using a luggage delivery service: http://www.global-yamato.com/en/hands-free-travel/ Your hotel or a tourist information counter can assist you with sending your luggage. From Kyoto to Tokyo luggage is usually delivered on the next day.
  15. You can find the details about picking up tickets on this page: https://smart-ex.jp/en/entraining/ticket/place/