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My thought was to take a train to Rome.  That was the plan at least.  I took a look at the ticket machine and it said something about Firenze and Novella.  545 more words


Ulaan Ude to Irkutsk, Lake Baikal and Beyond: 457 Km

The distance between Ulaan Ude and Irkutsk is relatively short, so we opted for a night train that would get us to Irkutsk early the next morning. 820 more words


Amtrak's substitute bus schedule revamped

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Amtrak is revising its schedules for substitute bus service along the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield rail line.

The changes are expected to begin Monday. 127 more words


Foxx seeks meeting with Cuomo, Christie to discuss Hudson River rail tunnels

Following several days of rail service interruptions along Amtrak‘s Northeast Corridor, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Monday asked New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. 294 more words

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Swiss Wanderings

We started the day exploring the lovely Altstadt (Old Town) of Chur. They were setting up for what looked like a very impressive city-wide festival, too bad we can’t stay. 280 more words


First Great(?) Western

Yesterday, I took myself on a little trip to rural Berkshire to see a happy couple join together in wedded bliss.

My journey to the wedding took me on two trains, both First Great Western. 251 more words