The crowd spread out along the platform and waited for the train, but as the train came into view, it was obvious that it was actually only 4 cars long!
I was on a mission, a mission to catch the tiniest National Rail train in England (possibly the smallest heavy rail passenger train in the world), on England’s shortest branch […]
The following is a trip report for a journey I took in January 2019. After just over 24 hours travelling (and about 4 hours sleep), I arrived in London from […]
In January 2019, I traveled to England, Scotland and Wales. The primary purpose of my journey – to travel on as many different train types and routes as possible in […]
I had been staying in Jinan for several days, and decided to take a day trip to the city of Qingdao, around 350km east of Jinan. Qingdao is a port […]
After a good night’s sleep in the comfortable lower berth of a soft sleeper aboard train T110, I awoke as my train neared my first destination of Tianjin West. I […]
I was woken by the bustle of the carriage preparing for arrival long before my sleeper train arrived at Shanghai South station. It was early in the morning (too early […]