Archive for November, 2008

The REAL Polar Express!

Posted: 30th November 2008 by Admin in Christmas & Trains, Traveling By Train
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Many tourism-related train rides like Great Smoky Mountain Railroad in NC have adopted Christmas-themed excursions, including “Santa Trains” and “Ride the Polar Express.” However, how many know that the REAL Polar Express does actually exist. It’s located in Michigan and not the North Pole. Enjoy the video below! [youtube=]

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To Learn More CLICK HERE! VISIT THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN RAILROAD WEBSITE! Upgrade your ride: We are offering a new upgrade during Polar Express.  In addition to riding in exclusive seating, your trip to our North Pole will include a 16 ounce Polar Express cocoa mug with a larger serving of cocoa topped with whip […]

Extreme Trains! On The History Channel!

Posted: 11th November 2008 by Admin in Trains on TV
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EXTREME TRAINS, hosted by Matt Bown, reveals the incredible inner workings and past lives of the amazing locomotives that haul huge loads across the nation and deliver passengers to their destinations. The series shows the huge part these trains have played in shaping American history–and how vital trains are to American life today. Packed with […]