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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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The Most Luxurious Train Safari In The World

For your next luxury vacation, consider traveling by train. Rovos Rail brings the luxury and decadence of the olden days back to your trip, in their train safari.

02/20/2014

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All Aboard: The World’s Most Amazing Train Trips

The inherent beauty of train travel is that it’s often more about the journey (and the spectacular scenery along the way) than the actual destination. When your fare includes butler service, gourmet meals, and access to elegant bar cars, rest assured these six train trips are worth dropping a month’s salary on.

12/11/2013

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

Amtrak train - file photo. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amtrak Prepares To Start Track Improvements

More than 30 miles of new track will be installed in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013

A Norfolk Southern freight train rumbles through Luray, Virginia February, 18, 2012.  (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Train Hopping Remains A Secretive, Dangerous Trend

“The whole point is to be a ninja.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

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Call For Bids On Next Generation Of Locomotives

A group of states forging ahead with plans for high-speed passenger rail have put out a call for bids for the production of 35 next-generation locomotives.

08/08/2013

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Best Railroad Experiences Near Detroit For Kids

All aboard for the ultimate in family fun — an authentic train ride that provides a memorable experience for everyone.

06/28/2013

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Mich. Gearing Up For High-Speed Trains Expansion

The Michigan Department of Transportation and Amtrak are saying full speed ahead on expanding the state’s high-speed train service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2013

Amtrak train - file photo. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amtrak Expands eTicket Offering

Electronic tickets are now accepted on every Amtrak train.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2012

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