By YASUHIRO KUMABE/ Staff Writer
October 28, 2021 at 07:30 JST
Boxed lunch meals called “ekiben” so beloved by Japanese taking long-haul rail trips will soon debut at the Gare de Lyon station in Paris as part of an initiative to introduce travelers to this country's train cuisine culture. [Read More]
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