Baby on board – train travel with an infant (guest blog post)

My friend and former colleague Clara has kindly agreed to write a guest blog post about one of her recent train trips and her new year’s resolution. Here’s what she had to say. Hi! My name is Clara and I am a former colleague of Ray’s. I also share Ray’s concern about environmental issues, and … More Baby on board – train travel with an infant (guest blog post)

Train Game v2.0

Keeping up the tradition of taking trains from my last Christmas, I’m going to avoid flying for my Christmas travel needs this year. Admittedly the distance isn’t incredibly long within Norway, so such journeys are not so exceptional as England to Norway without flying.     Christmas Travels 2014 My starting point this time around is Trondheim and I’m heading … More Train Game v2.0

Sustainable inter city transport – what is going to happen to High Speed Rail?

I had my last class for Sustainable Architecture yesterday. My lecturer is a bit of a character and it’s great to hear his opinions (or educated opinion) on the nature of cities. Yesterday we were looking at Santiago, Chile which is his hometown. It’s quite a big place now and in a bit of a … More Sustainable inter city transport – what is going to happen to High Speed Rail?

Optioneering

The choices are getting more and more numerous as I delve deeper into the transport options available between here and Norway. I’ve tried to compare them all for a departure on the final day of our classes, Friday the 20th of December. This doesn’t give the best results as Fridays are inevitably more expensive than … More Optioneering