Tips and tricks for tourists and adventure travellers who prefer to take the train.
Survival History: The Construction Of The Burmese Railway (I) - The history of the construction of the Burmese railway tells us that true Survivors know that opportunities never disappear, but just go elsewhere, with someone else.
Murder Fantasies On The Dovre Express - Travel experiences that explain why you should carry some sort of pocket entertainment while you travel.
The Most Expensive Sandiwches In The World - If you travel by train in Norway, don't forget to bring either your own food or a lot of money.
On the Tracks of the Iron Horse (I) - All aboard! All aboooardd!! The conductor's extended cry created a thrill of anticipation as we mounted our train in Washington, DC, for the start of a journey that would take us 3,500 miles across the entire United States.
The Unsolicited Economic Growth Of Tibet - Today, Tibet is experiencing a fantastic growth of its economy, bolstered by the Chinese miracle, and everything seems to be okay, according to the authorities in Beijing, but is this really what Tibetans want?
Travel tips and advice: Do not forget local laws and regulations
Travel tips: the laws abroad - Wilderness tips and advice: a very important piece of advice about the laws abroad.
Caution abroad - Always carry some sort of ID.
Travel tips: the informed visitor - Become an informed visitor.
Keep your important papers with you! - Have your documents with you at all times.
Terrorism, Travel, Safety and the Fear Factor - While there is indeed a problem with terrorism, its relevance for travellers has been greatly exaggerated in most parts of the world.
Simple Planning Makes For a More Enjoyable Vacation (I) - June is time to think of ways that you can rejuvenate yourself...
Keep a diary or logbook
Regions, Continents and Countries - Articles, essays, comments and tales about different regions, continents and countries of the world dealing in each with case aspects of their society, culture, economy, geography, folklore, history, regional products, sports and outdoor activities, and other things of interest fot any traveller.
Outdoor Activities / Trekking, Camping and Excursions - Trekking, basic camping and hiking as related to many extreme sports. Fundamental techniques and advice.
Health / First aid, wilderness emergencies - Outdoor activities always entail some risks to your physical integrity. Learn about the techniques and suitable behaviour for surviving emergencies and disasters.
Travel and Tourism - Advice and recommendations for travellers and tourists - Avoid complications in your trips.
Society / The Editorials Of Desaparecido N.N. - There are some that lust for their fifteen minutes of fame, and then, there are those who dread them and would prefer to stay pretty anonymous; in this section we bring to light some information about people and institutions that like to make life miserable to explorers, travellers and just plain citizens.