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The Glacier Express: A History

  Sometimes referred to as the ‘slowest express in the world’ this iconic train route is one of the most thrilling ways to travel around Switzerland – but what is its history? The mountains  Despite its wonderful roads and superb views, one of the best methods to see Switzerland is to hop aboard a train Continue Reading »

What Visas You Need to Get in Advance to Take the Trans Siberian Railway

I’m almost in Beijing already, from there I’m gonna jump on the train to Ulan Bator, the capital of Mongolia, and my trans Siberian train adventure will have finally started. It took quite a lot of work, and a fair chunk of cash, to get all my papers in order to take the train so Continue Reading »