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Lisbon - a fly-posted paper 'graffiti' tile

I found this on a wall in the Bairro Alto and couldn’t resist pealing it off. A tile as a means for graffiti is a new one for me. 151 more words


Mystery of the Transformers

Images of the fictional robots can be seen etched into the tram rails in the Kamppi and Kluuvi districts of Helsinki. 191 more words


Rare 1931 Map of Johannesburg tram system

My book dealer tracked down this rare map of the Johannesburg tram system from 1931. I’ve taken a picture of the full map but as it’s quiet a big fold-out map, it doesn’t photograph clearly. 112 more words


I declare war on Public Transport Victoria

Once upon a time, a long time ago in the late ’90’s, I thought Melbourne’s public transport was amazing.

Mind you, I moved here at 17 from a place in North Central Queensland that had no network of trains, trams and buses. 1,541 more words


What Tagore's Thakurbari told me

The year was 2007. I was in Kolkata with my parents to attend a function and appear for an interview for some academic scholarship. This was not the first time I was visiting kolkata. 684 more words