TEE Design. Railcars on Trans Europ Express posters
The legendary Trans Europ Express was not only technically innovative but also in terms of design. The strikingly designed trains were very suitable to depict on posters promoting the TEE service.
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Welcome to THIS WAY BOOKS FAMILY HISTORY UPDATE JUNE 2020 – we still have good stocks of most Cassini Historical Ordnance Survey Maps of England and Wales. We don’t have the maps listed online but if you are interested, please … Continue reading →
The age of the train: myth or reality?
Giving up flying should be easy, right? Today's trains are fast, efficient and comfortable aren't they? Tony Naylor is disappointed by the reality of international train travel
The World's Best Train Routes
The City Night Line In addition to its film noir name, the Deutsche Bahn train also happens to be one of the most comfortable overnight rides in the world. New bedding, private showers and toilets in the sleepers, and breakfast served in your compartment make this a classy way to speed across Europe. Dining cars serving local cuisine are sometimes—but not always—hitched on. Tickets, from about $240; bahn.com.
Poster produced for British Rail to promote the company�s new sleeper...
Poster produced for British Rail to promote the company�s new sleeper service between Bristol and Scotland. The poster shows a train winding its way around a full moon, in a night sky full of stars...
1979 British Rail Advanced Passenger Train – So Near, Yet So Far
Don’t let people tell you British Rail was a slow, stodgy and conservative organisation, unable to adapt and change with the times. Well, not all the time. In 1976, it […]
Caledonian sleeping cars arrive at Velim - International Railway Journal
THE first sleeping cars being supplied by CAF to Serco Caledonian Sleepers, Britain, under a £150m contract have arrived at the Velim test centre in the Czech Republic in preparation for testing.