Tag Archives: Montreal

Amtrak On Speed

Having drooled over the possibilities presented by Via Rail in Canada, I naturally then looked south towards the USA.  I have long held the idea of taking a train from New York to Montreal and now know that this route is known as the Adirondack.  Eleven hours on the train, some stunning scenery and a […]

Canada’s Via Rail

This year marks the 150th ‘birthday’ of Canada on the basis of the Dominion of Canada being created on the 1st July 1867 by way of the British North America Act.  There are actually several different ways you could define the ‘age’ of Canada in its present form – see the excellent article written by Christa […]