Amtrak is a unique travel experience, but some travelers come away from their trip dissatisfied because they start out expecting way more than Amtrak can possibly deliver. For an Amtrak trip, especially an overnight...
The Indian Railway system was created by the English to facilitate their rule. As India was the brightest jewel in their empire they set up the rail system. In the long run it turned out to be a gift
New to the Bay? Allow me - a Bay Area native and public transport aficionado - to acquaint you with our "albatross": Bay Area Rapid Transit aka BART.
If you have a new baby, chances are the last thing on your mind is travel. Babies are demanding, and traveling with an infant seems to limit your options for satisfying your baby's needs while trying to enjoy...
A journey from London to Barcelona, via Paris. How to book tickets, where to stay and what to do. Plenty of information for the traveller, with tips and advice to help smooth your trip.
How to pack for train traveling. Tips of what to consider when travelling by train.
Two steam locomotives collided head-on in a publicity stunt known as the Crash at Crush. It took place in 1896 between Waco and Hillsboro, Texas.
Ohio leaders returned $400 million in federal funds for railroads in 2010. Here are the trains and stations that the state maintains.
Tips for travelling by rail in Britain.
Some of the more unusual railways and train tracks in Britain, including an intriguing crossing in Wales; and the inspiration they gave me to build Nathanville, my own model railway in our loft.