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All Aboard!

May 11th was National Train Day, and being an avid train traveler, I hopped on one to see the special event exhibit at the Portland, OR Amtrak train depot. This is one of the lovelier, historic train depots I have … Continue reading

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Charmed in Essex, Montana

Nestled in the lush, evergreen forests of western Montana just outside the southern boundary of Glacier National Park is a home away from home called the Izzak Walton Inn. Built by the Great Northern Railroad in 1939 to accomodate its … Continue reading

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Riding the Rails to San Francisco

I’ve lived on the west coast for over 30 years and never had the opportunity to visit San Francisco until just a few years ago. What prompted me to visit “The City by the Bay” was my discovery of riding … Continue reading

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Seattle to New York by Rail

It was a long trip, but definitely worth it! From Seattle to NYC via train is quite an experience. I love train adventures. I have to admit that it isn’t for everyone, but in my opinion, it’s the only way … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Bavaria

I was thinking about the little tourist town of Leavenworth, Washington the other day, and so here I am to present my travel experiences to “Little Bavaria.” Leavenworth is nestled along the eastern slopes of the Cascades of Washington. To … Continue reading

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