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.
This article discusses all the advantages of seeing Europe by high speed rail. There are several different types of trains and scenic tours available for most of the Central and Western Europe.
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.
The Staplehurst rail crash of 9th June 1865 was notable for two main reasons. One is that it happened because somebody failed to read a railway timetable properly, and the other is that a very well-kn
PNR a.k.a Philippine National Railways has been revamped and renovated after years and decades of having old and vintage trains and loss of some of its stations from operation and serving the public. Thanks to Japan’s donation of trains to form...
Set away from the main and branch railway lines, the Rosedale ironstone mines were not best located. They were only accessed with difficulty in winter, with deep drifts that filled several cuttings
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
Showcase of steam trains and small railways in Britain, with photos and videos, including Clevedon miniature railway, Bristol, Ffestiniog narrow gauge steam train, Wales, and Puffing Billy at Beamish
Once a great way to enjoy Europe with, European rail passes may no longer be worthwhile. Because of the aggressive insistence on reservations.
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.