Not everything on Tasmania's West Coast Wilderness Railway has to be gentle.
It's a rail trip that traverses not only the width of a nation, but a chunk of its history and culture.
This Welsh town is a dream come true if you're a fan of rail travel.
Dine as you watch the world pass by.
Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner is the perfect way to avoid LA's freeways.
Indulgence and opulence abound on this gourmet train ride around the British countryside.
Catch the Mail Rail for a trip into postal history.
There's no doubt an Uber would be faster, less crowded and deliver me to the front door.
It's one of Australia's great rail journeys, taking three days and two nights to cover the 2979km from north to south.
Everyone has a mental image of the Golden Age of Rail Travel. It's screening in full colour in the movie theatre of our minds.
Passengers today can travel the Blue Mountains aboard the train in lofty splendour.
This 1600-km journey takes more than 30 hours. And I wish it was even longer.