ekinote|エキノート 駅と街のガイドブックアプリ

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About this app

ekinote is a free app that guides you to the attractions of all railway stations and surrounding towns in Japan. With the posting function, it will grow more and more attractive.

"I'm going to that station next time, but I wonder what kind of places are nearby?"・You can check information such as shopping and transportation with the ekinote app. In addition, you can register the discovered station as a favorite in "My Note". Whether you're visiting the station and town you're familiar with, or the station and town you're about to visit, you're bound to find something that excites you with its "serendipity*" charm.
*Serendipity: Encountering wonderful coincidences and discovering something unexpected.

\Currently in trial/
We are working on a demonstration experiment while making improvements so that it can be a useful app for everyone!
We are collaborating with companies and organizations nationwide such as Hiroshima Electric Railway, Sotetsu Group, Astram Line (Hiroshima Rapid Transit), Kamakura City Tourism Association, Enoshima Electric Railway, and more to spread the charm of stations and towns! Everyone, please post more and more about the attractions of your local station and the station you are going out to! !

Features of ekinote
・ We will gradually expand the information of all railway stations in Japan (about 9,100 stations).
・From basic information on stations and towns to the latest articles, there are plenty of information on various genres such as sightseeing, gourmet, shopping, and transportation!
・First, search for the nearest station to your home or the station you want to visit, and check everything from basic information to the latest articles.
- In "Home", we will introduce attractive stations and towns all over the country little by little. In addition, you can easily check "Nearby stations and articles" and "My note registered station articles".
・In "My Notes", you can add stations that you find in "Home" and "Find a station" and attractive articles as favorites!
・You can review the information saved in "My Notes" at any time.
・You can post the charm of the station and town you want to recommend, so it will grow more and more attractive with your voice.
・Attractive information and articles that will make you want to visit the station and town will be updated more and more, so please try to find hints for going out.

● Contents of each station detail page
◆ Ekigatari: Articles, columns, and posts introducing the attractions of stations and towns, as well as information on recommended outings
◆ Machi: Information on outing spots, commercial facilities, and local shops in the city
◆Eki: Basic information about the station and traffic information around the station (railway, bus, etc.)

●Recommended for:
・ Those who want to know what kind of spots are at the station you visit for the first time
・Those who are considering going out or traveling
・People who want to get an overall picture of the new town they will live in before moving
・ Those who want to “rediscover” new things even at familiar stations that they always use
・ Those who want to find local attractions that only locals know
・ Those who want to explore what kind of stations and towns there are all over Japan
・People who want to bookmark station and city information from their own perspective, such as favorite stations and stations they want to visit someday.
・ Those who feel that it is troublesome to search for station and town information using multiple apps and search sites
・ Those who want to contribute to the revitalization of the region by telling everyone about the attractions of the station and town of their hometown and travel destination

We will continue to make ekinote a better app based on your feedback. If you have any comments, please contact us using the inquiry form from the "Contact Us" menu in the "Settings" tab.
Updated on
Nov 2, 2023

Data safety

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No data shared with third parties
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This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Photos and videos and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit

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