There are sexy houseboats, palatial RVs, and luxe, moveable cabins – but a mansion on rails? Well, that's a thing now in Japan.
Always on the cutting edge of everything, the Land of the Rising Sun is now spearheading the train of the future. A modern spin on old-school travel, the JR East Cruise Train is set to launch in 2017, and, as can only be expected of the work from a designer who dreamt up Ferraris, Porsches and Maseratis, the train is decadent, exclusive, and expensive.
It’ll also cost around $50 million to build.