Tag Archives: Train

Wordless Wednesday – Locomotive, Latakia, Syria

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Turkmenistan Trains

I recently returned from 17 days in Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan and of course train travel featured along the way. First up Turkmenistan. The nation is covered 80% by the Karakum Desert, which is now home to much of the train track in the country. Capital Ashgabat is the hub and journeys seem to be almost […]

Trains in the East of Europe

UKRAINE TURKEY ALBANIA ROMANIA KOSOVO BULGARIA CROATIA MOLDOVA SERBIA BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA SLOVENIA POLAND MACEDONIA MONTENEGRO ARMENIA

Wordless Wednesday – Trains, Aix-en-Provence

Sunday Photo – Eurostar Arrival, Marseille

Sunday Photo – Russian Loco & Carriage, Kaliningrad

Wordless Wednesday – The Jacobite, Mallaig

Friday Photo – Iron Ore Train Trucks, Narvik

Photo taken January 2018. The iron ore has arrived in the port of Narvik in Norway from Sweden to be exported.

The Jacobite

In the mid nineties I took my first trip on the Jacobite steam train from Fort William to the port of Mallaig as part of my first ever visit to Scotland whilst visiting some friends. In 2011 I ventured to it for a second time following a sponsored climb up to the summit of Ben […]

Wordless Wednesday -Glenfinnan Viaduct,