Posts Tagged ‘ Amtrak ’

Virginia by rail

Jul 5th, 2016 | By

What better way to get to Norfolk than by exploring Virgina by rail before relaxing in the sunshine of Chesapeake Bay.



America’s love affair with rail

Feb 22nd, 2013 | By

America’s love affair with the automobile is being replaced by rail writes CD-Traveller’s managing editor, Adrian Lawes



Riding the Coast Starlight: part two

Feb 26th, 2012 | By

Adrian rides the rails with Amtrak. Read about his rail journey – arguably the best way to cover America’s huge distances – exclusively on CD-Traveller



From the surf to the snow: riding the Coast Starlight

Feb 25th, 2012 | By

Adrian rides the rails with Amtrak. Read about his rail journey – arguably the best way to cover America’s huge distances – exclusively on CD-Traveller



Amtrak: practical hints on riding the rails on the west coast

Feb 20th, 2012 | By

Adrian has some hints to help you enjoy your travels with Amtrak – arguably America’s best kept secret



Through the night on Amtrak

Oct 15th, 2011 | By

Adrian lets the train take the strain as he travels overnight from Virginia’s capital, Richmond, to Boston in New England. Read all about his adventure here



National Train Day

May 7th, 2011 | By

Yes its National Train Day today, but not here. This is an American day to celebrate the benefits of the train. An annual event, this year it coincides with the 40th anniversary of Amtrak, the provider of long distance train travel in the US. In 2010 185 different events took place in the US to celebrate the day. And what do we do?