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Train Blogging

There are some classic, beautiful train routes in Europe. Oslo to Bergen, along the Italian Riviera, and the one I am currently speeding along–Salzburg to Z├╝rich. The route via Innsbruck is about 5 hours of Alpine wonderland interspersed with long tunnels that only make the mountains more staggering when you emerge. Right now the sun […]

The Austrian Alps

The country is wonderful. Mountains holding up cups of snow to the fiery sun. George Meredith, 1861