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Trump Nukes Flyover America


If you depend on any kind of rail to commute, or even if  you fly regional, Trump is sacrificing your ability to travel to profit the super-wealthy.  153 more words

Donald Trump

Amtrak Prepares For Busiest Thanksgiving Travel Day

CHICAGO (CBS) — Amtrak is calling Sunday the busiest day of the Thanksgiving travel week.

At 3 p.m., there was a sea of Amtrak passengers rolling their luggage through Union Station, eager to get home after the long holiday week. 144 more words


Ospreys, Eagles and Amtrak

A bit belatedly back to the blog after exertions over the summer but I thought a few photos from my trip stateside might be worthwhile.  The main railway angle of the holiday was a journey on the Amtrak’s Cascades, starting at Seattle – which is a bit grander than my usual commute! 472 more words

Amtrak “Winter Park Express” returns for 2016-17 season

Weekend service from Denver to Winter Park January through March; Tickets go on sale August 30 on Amtrak.com

Weekend passenger train service from Denver Union Station to the slopes of Winter Park is back, with Amtrak, Winter Park Resort and Union Pacific Railroad having reached agreement to operate Winter Park Express trains from Jan. 738 more words


A weekend in film after 2 years in digital

On a Friday night, just after work, a few friends from Southern California hit me up to see if I wanted to spend the weekend with them in Eugene, Oregon. 81 more words


Oh Lord, stuck in Big D again

Yep, I’m on my way home from the nationals in Washington DC, my plane was late out of Reagan National this morning so I missed my connection and here I sit for a couple of extra hours. 472 more words

Chris Pisarra

Traveling by Train For Long Periods

MSN posted an article entitled 12 Things You Should Know Before Traveling Across the Country on Amtrak by Macy Williams. The article was a slide show of little little tips about traveling on trains, especially for long stints at a time or overnights. 327 more words