Riding the Rails Post Script

As I wrote at the beginning of my train trip, posting would be difficult with a sparse internet connection, and photos became impossible. So, I'm adding pictures to this post. Why I Love Traveling by Train One of the main perks of long-distance train travel is the ability to get a good night’s sleep in… Continue reading Riding the Rails Post Script

Off on another train adventure

It’s been a year since we visited New Orleans via Amtrak. Riding on Amtrak was as much a part of the adventure as visiting the Big Easy. Today, we’re boarding The Empire Builder to Chicago. It follows a northern route across Montana, Idaho, the Dakotas until it turns south and terminates in Cicago There we… Continue reading Off on another train adventure

Day 1

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | King Street Station WE BOARDED THE EMPIRE BUILDER at the King Street Street Station in downtown Seattle. It’s a beautiful building dating back to 1906. As they say, “They don’t build them like that anymore. In case you haven’t had the pleasure of looking inside the station, here are some… Continue reading Day 1

All Aboard!

Amtrak Train Posters AS AMERICA slowly comes out of the coronavirus, my husband and I were itching to leave our self-imposed quarantine bubble for a vacation. Both of us have had our Covid-19 vaccinations but still unsure about flying. So we decided to see America by rail. Tuesday, May 17, my husband will embark on… Continue reading All Aboard!