A TRIBUTE TO THE AMAZING AMY FROM STOKE

A TRIBUTE TO THE AMAZING AMY FROM STOKE

I do  travel about a lot as my website shows, but that is generally abroad Just recently I had occasion to travel up to Scunthorpe in Lincolnshire but thanks to two traffic accidents, followed by one traffic diversion along my intended route I’d found myself heading...
The Shipley Glen Tramway

The Shipley Glen Tramway

Shipley Glen Tramway is the oldest working cable tramway in Great Britain and is located near the village of Saltaire in West Yorkshire. The line was opened on the 18th of May 1895 by Sam Wilson, a local publican, showman and entrepreneur. Its purpose was intended to...
Mount Pilatus

Mount Pilatus

We had half an hour for a refreshment break before we were called forward to board a traction train which serves the steepest cogwheel railway in the world with an incredible ascent gradient of 48%. Even though this took us most of the way up the 2132 metre mountain,...
A View Of Lake Lucerne

A View Of Lake Lucerne

Yesterday, we journeyed by tram from the Unterriet at Opfiken Glattbrugg, to Zurich, and thence by train on a 45 minute ride to Lucerne in the company of a charming and conversational commuter.  He told us that he made this journey each day after having first made a...
Skip to content