Thirty years after the TranzAlpine was launched, Susan Grossman boards one of the world’s most scenic trains at Christchurch, before completing her trip on North Island’s Northern Explorer
An hour-long television special of a real time train journey through England hopes to be ‘absorbing for its own sake’
On a 9,288km journey inspired by the centennial anniversary of the railway’s completion in 1916, photographer Annie Ling captures life onboard the Trans-Siberian Railway, and beyond the carriage window
The world’s longest railway line was completed in 1916. Our writer embarks on the seven-day, 5,772-mile journey from Moscow to Vladivostok in the depths of winter when the snowy landscape is at its most beautiful
The coast, hills and pretty towns of Italy’s toe of Calabria are just waiting to be discovered
Delhi’s new metro is the smart way to take in the history, colours and flavours of this vibrant city. This article stops at 10 key stations
An Austrian pilot has created a new world record by flying a balloon 206 metres underground as seen here.