Posts Tagged ‘ train travel ’

Welcome to the train beauty shop

Aug 14th, 2016 | By
image of cosmetics

Don’t they realise that the train is not a compartment of their beauty cabinet?

Around the world in 53 days

Mar 23rd, 2014 | By

Phileas Fogg took 80 days to travel around the world. Michael Palin took 17 hours less. But you can do it in just 53 on a journey which harks back to the style of travel in Jules Verne’s famous novel. But who can find take to take 53 days out at one time? The retired, of course, railway buffs but the wealthy? They are too busy enjoying the making of money. The rest of us? What employer is going to allow that much time off
> Read more

The fun of train travel

Feb 13th, 2014 | By

On Tuesday I travelled from Carmarthen to Manchester by train. It’s a popular line and the trains get busy. But with all the rain and wind we have had recently, it’s become a bit of lottery.