Tag Archives: Train

Trains From Pristina In Kosovo

Kosovo was the last of the Balkan countries that I visited. I journeyed there overland from Albania in 2017 and left by train to Skopje.  In fact the only train running in the fledgling nation is from Pristina that goes close to the border with North Macedonia. Here are some photos from that journey.  You […]

Single-track corridor to launch Californian high speed service by 2030

Railway Gazette International report: California High Speed Rail Authority has issued a Revised Draft Business Plan confirming its intention to press ahead with completing a starter section of high speed line in the Central Valley for revenue operations by the end of the decade. The draft was published on February 9 for public consultation before […]

Egypt plans Mediterranean to Red Sea high speed line

Very exciting plans for Egyptian railways, as reported in Railway Gazette International.

Wordless Wednesday – Adana Train Platform, Turkey

Loco Latakia Station Syria

Wordless Wednesday – Locomotive, Latakia, Syria

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