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World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails
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World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

The 150th anniversary celebration of the transcontinental railroad's completion isn't over yet. Union Pacific is just gathering steam following its May 9 ceremony ... Read More

Wines and sunsets: New train excursion in Colorado
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Wines and sunsets: New train excursion in Colorado

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

 Travelers visiting the Alamosa area have a new option for a Friday or Saturday night activity: wine, food, history, scenery, ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU
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Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU

editor editor- May 11, 2019

In response to the farming strike announced for May 13, 2019 in Cusco, PROMPERU has issued the following information: On ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US
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Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 27, 2019

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful and ... Read More

IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City
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IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association will share selections of main stage content via Facebook Live throughout its 36th Annual Global ... Read More

Improving safety for India rail
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Improving safety for India rail

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 27, 2019

Indian Railways is taking steps to improve safety standards and services as it is also moving forward with providing faster ... Read More

Taipei City Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival ready to welcome international travelers
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Taipei City Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival ready to welcome international travelers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

New Taipei City Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival was once voted by TripAdvisor as "the most recommended cultural activity for international ... Read More

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years
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Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 2, 2019

The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular 660-foot long, three-story ... Read More

Union Pacific appoints new Chief Operating Officer
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Union Pacific appoints new Chief Operating Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019

Union Pacific today named Jim Vena chief operating officer, effective Jan. 14. He served as executive vice president and chief ... Read More

Why travel to Alaska in the Winter?
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Why travel to Alaska in the Winter?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The U.S. State of Alaska is known to be a popular summer destination. It's widely known Alaska is very cold ... Read More

Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter
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Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- December 22, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter was a pioneering American woman architect and interior designer whose distinct architectural knowledge was steeped in ... Read More

Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake
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Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

The Alaska Railroad will restore all regularly scheduled freight and passenger services beginning today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, following the 7.0-magnitude ... Read More

Tanga-Arusha-Musoma railway skips Serengeti National Park
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Tanga-Arusha-Musoma railway skips Serengeti National Park

editor editor- January 21, 2012

ARUSHA, Tanzania (eTN) - Tanzania and Uganda have agreed that a proposed joint commercial rail track that runs from Tanga-Arusha-Musoma-Kampala, ... Read More

Railroad from Juba gets the green light
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Railroad from Juba gets the green light

editor editor- September 24, 2010

(eTN) - Information was received overnight from Berlin, Germany, that a conference between the New Sudan Foundation, ThyssenKrupp GfT Gleistechnik, ... Read More

MIR Corporation’s new Trans-Siberian Railroad brochure just released detailing journeys by private and scheduled train
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MIR Corporation’s new Trans-Siberian Railroad brochure just released detailing journeys by private and scheduled train

editor editor- January 27, 2010

Seattle-based MIR Corporation is pleased to announce the publication of an exciting new brochure, "Experience the Tran-Siberian Railway, Your Route ... Read More

US and UK exchange railroad security and counterterrorism practices
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US and UK exchange railroad security and counterterrorism practices

editor editor- March 3, 2009

Members of the Amtrak Police Department (APD), Amtrak Office of Security Strategy and Special Operations (OSSSO), and British Transport Police ... Read More

Disneyland railroad chugs along on used cooking oil
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Disneyland railroad chugs along on used cooking oil

editor editor- January 31, 2009

ANAHEIM, CA - As part of its ongoing commitment to the environment, Disneyland Resort announced two innovative environmental initiatives to ... Read More