Railway Day Trips: 150 classic train journeys around Britain

Railway Day Trips: 150 classic train journeys around Britain

by Julian Holland
     
 

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Recommended for viewing on colour devices. An essential guide to exploring Britain by train, Railway Day Trips is ideal for anyone planning or looking for inspiration for a rail journey. From bestselling railway author Julian HollandPerfect for both casual and seasoned rail travellers. Plan adventures, follow the changing landscape through the train window and

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Recommended for viewing on colour devices. An essential guide to exploring Britain by train, Railway Day Trips is ideal for anyone planning or looking for inspiration for a rail journey. From bestselling railway author Julian HollandPerfect for both casual and seasoned rail travellers. Plan adventures, follow the changing landscape through the train window and discover fascinating destinations.Each journey incorporates a location map and descriptive text on its history and geography, plus some of the highlights awaiting you at each destination. High-quality photographs illustrate every route throughout the book.Based on his extensive knowledge of British rail travel, the author reveals appealing quirks of the various routes and provides practical tips on how to make the most of your journey.150 day trips from all over the country are featured, departing from major towns and cities and culminating at a variety of interesting destinations. Routes include:• Penzance to St Ives• Plymouth to Exeter• Salisbury to Bath• Brighton to Hastings• London to Canterbury• London to St Albans• Norwich to Ely• Cambridge to King’s Lynn• Worcester to Hereford• Birmingham to Stratford-upon-Avon• Derby to Ravenstor• Swansea to Llandrindod• Cardiff to Bristol• Manchester to Buxton• Leeds to York• Newcastle to Whitley Bay• Glasgow to Oban• Fort William to Mallaig• Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007549696
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
03/13/2014
Sold by:
HarperCollins Publishers
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
163 MB
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Meet the Author

From a very young age Julian Holland has had a fascination with railways. He is a writer and photographer on many railway books, including the highly acclaimed and award winning The Times Mapping the Railways (2011), Exploring Britain’s Lost Railways (2013) and Great Railway Journeys of the World (HarperCollins, 2014). As well as being passionate about train travel, Julian is a leading commentator in the media on railways.

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