Legendary Routes and Great Journeys

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    Legendary Routes and Great Journeys

    This thread is about some of the greatest and legendary journeys one could take anywhere around the world.

    This can include videos, articles, pictures etc., so please enjoy and contribute if you have something to share.
     
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    Three Miles High on the Peruvian Railway (1,2,3,4/8)

    Three Miles High on the Peruvian Railway (1,2,3,4/8)







     
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    Three Miles High on the Peruvian Railway (5,6,7,8/8)

    Three Miles High on the Peruvian Railway (5,6,7,8/8)







     
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    Trans Siberian Railway (1,2,3,4/12)

    Trans Siberian Railway (1,2,3,4/12)







     
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    Trans Siberian Railway (5,6,7,8/12)

    Trans Siberian Railway (5,6,7,8/12)







     
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    Trans Siberian Railway (9,10,11,12/12)

    Trans Siberian Railway (9,10,11,12/12)







     
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    BBC Indian Hill Railways - Darjeeling (1,2,3,4,5,6/6)

    BBC Indian Hill Railways - Darjeeling (1,2,3,4,5,6/6)











     
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    To North Pole - 50 лет Победы

    Journey to the North Pole aboard the nuclear powered icebreaker 50 Years of Victory (50 лет Победы)

     
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    One of the greatest expeditionary routes ever undertaken

    The Conquest of the World by Alexander.

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    Route of Temujin (Genghis Khan) and his Mongol horde.

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    Hannibal's invasion of Rome :-

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    Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

    [h=1]Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad[/h]
     
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    Road Trip: Kailash & Lake Mansarovar, Tibet, PRC (1,2,3,4,5/5)

    Road Trip: Kailash & Lake Mansarovar, Tibet, PRC (1,2,3,4,5/5)

    This trip commenced from Patna. From there, the group went to Kathmandu. Some arrived by flight and joined the group. Then from there, the group went to Kodari, on the Nepal-Tibet border. From thereon, it crossed the Himalayas and went to Kailash.













     
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    Very interesting!

    For the average Indian, it is a very arduous trip.

    It is good of your father to share the experience.
     
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    Thanks PMAITRA for wondeful Lake Mansarovar video. I will also post some good videos later. :thumb:
     
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    I will watch these videos later today and give my views.
     
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    David Suchet on the Orient Express - (1,2,3,4,5/5)

    David Suchet on the Orient Express - (1,2,3,4,5/5)

    The 2009 documentary on the Orient Express and it's history hosted by David Suchet. It has Norwegian speak, the rest is in English. First broadcast in Norway 31.3.2010.









     
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    Wayfarer: Vladivostok

    [h=1]Wayfarer: Vladivostok[/h]
     
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    Wayfarer: Irkutsk

    [h=1]Wayfarer: Irkutsk[/h]
     
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