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Train Trips in St. Louis

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Travel by train through St. Louis and surrounding areas.wheels railway image by Pali A from Fotolia.comSt. Louis may be known for being home to the Gateway Arch, but there are other aspects of this Midwest city that visitors and even locals may not know about. For example, on a train...

Alaska Rail Vacations

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Many side excursions are available with Alaskan railroad tripskayakers in alaska image by MAXFX from Fotolia.comAwe-inspiring glaciers, flights above Mt. McKinley, starkly beautiful mountaintops, abundant wildlife, fine dining, and excellent hotels are all a part of the amazing wonder...

How to Take the Auto Train

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Amtrak is the government operator of all long-distance passenger rail service across the United States. Amtrak runs 265 trains per day and services more than 500 stations nationwide, The Amtrak Auto Train is a specialized passenger train with vehicle storage capabilities that runs from just outside

How to Get Cheap Rail Travel

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In the United States, the transcontinental railroad was an integral part in the settlement and colonization of the country. Even though historically trains played an important role not only in industry but in individual people's lives, the American train industry has largely been supplanted by air t

Famous Tunnels

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Many underwater tunnels are used by railway systems.tunnel image by Grigori Fedorov from Fotolia.comTunnels are an amazing feat of engineering as they allow for a bypass of weather conditions, mountains and oceans. The world's greatest tunnels are mainly famous due to the sheer size of...

Train Vacations in Texas

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Travel through Texas aboard a vintage traincarold train image by george mai from Fotolia.comTrains offer travelers a unique way of viewing the countryside and getting the feel for a new area. When exploring Texas, consider taking a ride aboard one of the state's historic railways. These...