About Us

I have travelled a good deal in Concord. Walden (1854) "Economy in Writings" (and not even as a Guild perk!)
Walden

 
Advertisement
Home arrow About Us arrow Members' News - Live arrow Is Euro Rail travel a real alternative to short haul flights?
Is Euro Rail travel a real alternative to short haul flights?
In the past few weeks I've been travelling to a number of European cities evaluating the pros & cons of train verses plane - to short haul destinations. With 80% of the total journey time of an average short haul flight spent on the ground there are some interesting comparisons to be made. For news items or feature articles contact Peter Lynch at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Shafik Meghji

Click for full story

Shafik Meghji is an experienced London-based travel writer, journalist, editor and photographer specialising in Latin America, Asia, Egypt, and the UK. He has tracked tigers in India, ice-trekked in Patagonia, swam with sharks in the Galapagos and dolphins in the Amazon, rafted the source of the Nile, scuba-dived in the Red Sea, bungy-jumped in the Himalayas, hiked around Lake Titicaca, and explored cities as diverse a La Paz and...
Read more...

 
     

Login to our site...
(registered users only)

(Click photo to enlarge)

"A stocky women in a floppy Credit Agricole hat and a smile that attests to a lifetime of poor dental hygiene, Marthe, the digger in truffle parlance, pursues Kiki through the woods behind her farm like a peasant farmer dominatrix in a grubby apron."

David Atkinson, VOYAGER MAGAZINE, "Welcome to Truffle Country", published March 2006

 

Link to our general newsfeed...

RSS 2.0 button