Turkey has just created the first underwater connection between Asia and Europe, to be used by rail, with the completion of it’s Marmaray project.
The link is 13km, or 8 miles, long and is 60 meters underneath the Bosphorus Strait. The tunnel was $2.8 billion to build and is the realization of plans that go back in their inception to the Ottoman Sultan Abdulhamid in 1891.…Read More »
From now on, the Japanese can boast that they have the highest comfort level while traveling by train. It is true that this benefit should remove huge amounts from pockets, but some say it’s worth a trip with the new train.…Read More »
With the ability to haul up to 1,600 lbs, even the fattest of fat people can enjoy their childhood dream of riding a train thanks to this $23,000 beauty.Read More »
Perfectly timed photo of a steam train in Oregon serves as a great wallpaper.Read More »
This is an animated GIF of a train; if you look at it close enough, you can see the train going in both directions.Read More »
Bullet train, Safari styleRead More »