Great Rail Journeys Of The World

Great Rail Journeys Of The World.

Rail journeys are in a category of their own as they cover greater distances over varied landscapes and cultures. These journeys profiled here include:

The 40-hour journey from Mumbai to Trivandrum, India;

The Glacier Express, Switzerland;

The Cuneo-Ventimiglia-Nice Line, Italy and France;

The 50- minute Flamsbana Mountain Line, Norway;

The 2.5 hours Kukushka Railway Line through the Caucasus, Georgia;

The St Erth to St Ives trip, Cornwall;

The 24-hour Eastern Express from Ankara to Kars, Turkey;

The bullet train fromTokyo to Sapporo, Japan;

The 1,000km Turupan to Kashgar Silk Route, China;

The 3-day Chengdu to Lhasa, China;

The Baikal-Amur Mainline through Siberia, Russia;

The Tazara Railway from Dar-es-Salaam to northern Zambia, Tanzania and Zambia;

The Bogota to Zipiquaria by Steam Train; Colombia; and

The Amtrak Pacific Surfliner from San Luis Obispo to San Diago, USA.

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https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2016/nov/10/great-rail-train-journeys-of-the-world-readers-travel-trips