Train Travel?

robbie b says:

if the price was similar & locations were avai but it would take several days Vs hours would you travel by train?

tehabwa says: Train travel is SO MUCH MORE CIVILIZED. I prefer it. Besides, trains go to more places than planes. People who ride trains are allowed to have legs, and be bigger than the average 8 year old;...

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Did not know it would be too busy considering we had already transferred all the processes to our Mumbai colleagues. But it was. At least for me. Had several issues with my book - mainly because of dividends season and of the incorrect work done by one of our colleague which had affected my book. I was able to manage it. I was very proactive. I was quick in thinking of solution. An added bonus...

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Train Travel and Discovering ‘A Voice of the South’

“I remember it cost either five or ten cents to ride the train. It was not too long a ride. It was fun, and a lot of us went to town like that on Saturdays,” my mother said as she reminisced about her teen years. She shared with me her fond memories of ...

Why train travel is the best way to go

and it gives you time and space to read, sleep, watch movies or get work done — big advantages over cars ... I would end up traveling for about nine hours (taking travel to the airport into consideration, plus all the transfers and the layover time.)

The Golden Age of Train Travel (PHOTOS)

Advertisements for rail travel in the 1940s declared: “You go, weather or no!” And for the most part, that hasn’t changed, according to train historian and author Karl Zimmermann. “Today, trains often roll when weather delays or cancels ...

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Travelling with a FIRST CLASS train ticket can be CHEAPER than travelling in standard MOST of us don't even consider booking a train ticket for the first class carriages - we all know there's a price hike for the nicer seats, right? Wrong. This is not always the case because we've found that on some journeys it's cheaper to travel first

Where to hop aboard the 'Polar Express' and other Christmas train rides If you miss out on the Arizona train ride, don't despair. Warner Bros. licensed a bunch of rail rides around the country that re-create the “Polar Express” vibe with their own special twist. The Railtown 1897 State Historic Park about 100 miles

Travel Time Of Over 500 Long Distance Trains To Soon Be Cut By Up To 2 Hours Trains such as the Bhopal-Jodhpur Express will reach 95 minutes early while the Guwahati-Indore Special will complete its 2,330-km journey 115 minutes early and the 1929-km journey of the Ghazipur-Bandra Terminus Express will be completed 95 minutes 

India by rail: The most romantic way to travel through the Himalayas The first passenger train followed in 1853, paving the way for extensive expansion across the subcontinent that aided seismic economic, trade and travel development. Today, Indian Railways is the world's fourth-largest rail network, employing 1.4

Travel to Roanoke in high style in classic rail car The private train service will raise money for the museum's Fire Up 611 Committee, formed in 2013 for restoration work on the Class J steam locomotive Norfolk and Western No. 611. “This is part of the ongoing effort to keep 611 running,” said museum 

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