I Love Overnight Train Trips

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    An Adventure

      There's nothing more romantic than travelling overnight by train Travelling from Sydney to Melbourne in days long gone, we boarded the "Southern Aurora" a sleek stainless steel train at Central Station in Sydney.The  train was made up of sleeper...
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    26-30
    Mar 17, 2010

    San Antonio, Texas To St. Louis Missouri

    I went from San Antonio, Texas to St. Louis, Missouri aboard Amtrak's Texas Eagle.  What a great way to travel.  My hotel room was travelling across the United States and the view from my window changed constantly.  One of the highlights was when the train parked...
    MarkFree MarkFree
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 17, 2010

    Prague To Brussels

    There's something romantic and exciting about travelling overnight on a train.  I've done it a few times in parts of Europe.  In 1994 I took a train from Prague to Brussels (where I was living at the time) with my daughter who was then just six months old.  The...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    9 Responses Mar 15, 2010

    The Comforting Clicketty-clack

    When I worked as a reporter on a country town newspaper, I sometimes used to catch the overnight passenger train up to Perth on Friday nights and, although it was a long time ago, I still have that train journey’s olde worlde magic in my memory and my soul. The Albany...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Mar 15, 2010
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