Trains

Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

They're still the classiest way to criss-cross the continent, but are sleeper cars a dying breed?
New train tour set to reveal North Korea's unseen corners

New train tour set to reveal North Korea's unseen corners

The 11-day journey includes stops at Mt. Myohyang, Hamhung, Chongjin and the coastal city of Wonsan
Trio of 737 fuselages fall off train into river

Trio of 737 fuselages fall off train into river

Three Boeing 737 fuselages slid down a steep embankment into the Clark Fork River following a train derailment en route to Boeing's facility in Washington
 Hovercrafts and giant wheels: The future of North Korean architecture?

Hovercrafts and giant wheels: The future of North Korean architecture?

An architect from North Korea dreams up futuristic designs for sustainable tourism developments in the country
11 extremely practical Japan travel tips

11 extremely practical Japan travel tips

Which apps to download, what cards to buy and what to pre-book before your trip
Commuters bare legs for No Pants Subway Ride day

Commuters bare legs for No Pants Subway Ride day

Boxers, briefs and panties were all on show as the world disrobed for the 13th annual No Pants Subway Ride
Hong Kong's retro ride: Peak Tram turns 125

Hong Kong's retro ride: Peak Tram turns 125

Hong Kong's iconic attraction marks its birthday with vintage souvenirs and a new mascot
Japan's future 'dream technology': Maglev trains

Japan's future 'dream technology': Maglev trains

Train company JR Tokai plans to build a $100 billion track between Tokyo and Nagoya
More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

Stereotypes begone! Here's the genuine Australia, beetroot on the burgers included
Nothing like it in the world: China's time-tripping steam railway

Nothing like it in the world: China's time-tripping steam railway

A short drive from Chengdu, China’s incredible Jiayang Railway offers spectacular mountain scenery and a window into the Industrial Revolution
Driver on phone when Spanish train derailed, says court

Driver on phone when Spanish train derailed, says court

Authorities have charged the train's driver with 79 counts of homicide
5 stunning train stations around the world

5 stunning train stations around the world

These beautiful train stations represent their cities' heritage, livelihood and amazing engineering accomplishments
Eurostar takes a cue from air travel

Eurostar takes a cue from air travel

Routes with busy air traffic offer high potential for the train company to grab market share
China's frustrated fliers turn to high-speed rails

China's frustrated fliers turn to high-speed rails

Some Chinese bullet trains were so fast, the government had to slow them down
7 train trips of a lifetime

7 train trips of a lifetime

When it comes to luxury train travel, the fastest route between two points isn't the goal. Savoring the experience is
Top European train trips

Top European train trips

Enough with the iPad! It's time to look out the window and realize that sometimes the best part of a journey is the journey
London Underground: 10 tips for Tube survival

London Underground: 10 tips for Tube survival

The world’s first subway marks its 150th birthday. Mind the gap and stand clear of the doors