The following albums contain images of the railways we saw and rode during our 2011 trip:
• United Kingdom and Ireland
• Rhine region
Swiss Federal Railways (SBB)
Lake Lucerne area: Zentralbahn, Rigi Bahnen, Pilatus Bahn
Bern–Lötschberg–Simplon Railway (BLS)
Golden Pass route
Centovalli and TILO
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (MGB) and Gornergratbahn
Rhätische Bahn (RhB)
For the blog Train of Thought on the Trains magazine web site, I wrote the following reports on specific portions of our 2011 trip:
• Steam in the northwest corner of Wales
• Those colourful Brits, Part 1 and Part 2
• Getting acquainted with the railways of Scandinavia
Please note that full access to the Train of Thought blog requires the user to log in on the Trains web site.
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In 2012, we traveled to New Zealand, where we rode several of that country's railway routes. For the Train of Thought blog, I wrote a report titled New Zealand: Land of Variety.
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In June 2016, the Swiss completed work on the new, 35.4-mile Gotthard Base Tunnel. In this album, you can view photos of the tunnel's construction, courtesy of AlpTransit Gotthard Ltd. For the News Wire on the Trains magazine web site, I prepared a news report on the opening of the tunnel.