Tuesday, 29 June 2010

Ya Lu River Railway Bridge, China - North Korea Border.

The bridge now known as the Ya Lu River Broken Bridge (Left) was built in 1911 connecting China and North Korea was used as a Railway Bridge until 1950. It was abandon in soon after it was bombed by the Americans.

Euro Star, France.

The Euro Star at the Paris Nord Railway Station about to depart for London. The journey from Paris to London take 2 hours and 15 minutes through the Channel Tunnel.

Monday, 28 June 2010

Wroclaw Central Railway Station, Poland.

Wroclaw Railway Station is a impressive, albeit aging building where visitors to the city are greeted.

Monday, 21 June 2010

Dieseltriebwagen - The SVT 175 of DB, Germany.

The SVT 175 a comfortable diesel motor driven train was a popular mode of transport in 1960's between Germany and other neighbouring countries. Here the SVT travels through the German landscape.

Monday, 14 June 2010

ICE Highspeed Train of the Deutsche Bahn, Germany.

ICE high speed trains operate all over Germany, with many connections to neighbouring countries such as Austria, Belgium, Netherlands, France and Switzerland. The trains have a maximum speed of 300 KM/hour (186mph) and connect major German cities and other cities in the neighbouring countries. I once had the pleasure of traveling in one of these ICE trains from Hamburg to Frankfurt. It was a remarkable experience. This train is awaiting a departure at the Frankfurt Hbf (Frankfurt Main Railway Station)

Private swap with Rafal.

Friday, 11 June 2010

Muzejski vlak Steam Train, Slovenia

The stem train Muzejski vlak at Mokronong Station on the Bohinj Railway in Slovenia.

Thursday, 10 June 2010

The Jacobite Steam Train, United Kingdom.

The Jacobite Steam Train traveling on the Glenfinnan Viaduct on the highlands of Scotland.

Private swap with Anu in the United Kingdom.

Tokyo Central Railway Station, Japan.

Tokyo Railway Station located in the Marunouchi business district of Tokyo is the main intercity rail terminal in Tokyo, the busiest station in Japan in terms of number of trains per day, and the eighth busiest in Japan in terms of passenger throughput.