Foreign Railways Multimedia

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    This thread throws light on Railways and Infrastructure of various countries of the world..

    To start with, am pointing out some interesting facts about Railway..



    Rail transport - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    High-speed rail - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Maglev - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Land speed record for rail vehicles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    List of longest tunnels in the world - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Longest trains - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Longest Rail Track in the World - Trans-Siberian Railway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Highest Rail Track in the World
    - Qinghai–Tibet Railway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Fastest Train in World (Conventional Rail) - TGV V150

    Fastest Train in World (Maglev) - JR-Maglev MLX01


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    Railway Pictures From Around The World

    Sneak peek of the railways of Bangladesh.

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    Our neighbours' railways! Pakistan

    Sneak peek of the railways of Pakistan.

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    Our neighbours' railways! Sri Lanka

    Sneak peek of the railways of Sri Lanka.

    Sri Lanka Railway
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    Thai Rails...


    Hua Hin Railway Station (สถานีรถไฟหัวหิน) This is Thailand's most beautiful train station. The wooden building used to be a royal pavilion in Sanamchan Palace, Nakhon Pathom province. It was rebuilt at Hua Hin in 1968.


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    The international traject Bangkok - Penang, Butterworth (Malaysia) in Hua Hin Station


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    Railways and trams in my Holland.


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    We have most of the doubledecker trains


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    Dutch high speed train

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    Dutch local trains


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    Amsterdam trams. local lifeline

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    trams from inside

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    OV chip card. no ticket system or conductor system.OV chip card can be top up at any off licence ,or super market or train station. It can be used in trains,trams,bus all in one

    OV chipcard similar to oyster card of London

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    German ICE and French TGV together at Amsterdam station

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    Rahul, we have a dedicated Indian Railways Multimedia thread.
     
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    Vietnam Rails..

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    The Blue Train, the luxury Vietnamese train to Nha Trang – Saigon

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    Luxurious Victoria Express Train to Sapa

    Reaching Sapa has never been more appealing: travel in style on board the luxurious Victoria Express Train. The Victoria Express Train features one dining carriage and two sleeping carriages to make your travelling experience a most comfortable one.

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    Tulico Express Train from Hanoi to Sapa

    Tulico train offer comfortable, air-conditioned soft sleepers. While this is not a luxurious train, it offers good alternative transportation to Sapa from Hanoi. It has soft sleepers, A/C and clean two and four-berth cabins.

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    Qingdao Rail Station
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    Friendly Express Train from Hanoi to Lao Cai

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