Archive for November, 2009

The Rebirth of the Railroad

Posted: 30th November 2009 by Admin in Amtrak, Traveling By Train
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By: Chris Morrison With transportation costs up, one of the oldest icons of the Industrial Age is once again coming to prominence. Trains are the object of interest in the United States at levels not seen for decades, with some of the most foresightful investors around — including the world’s richest man, Warren Buffet — […]

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 The Polar Express at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Departs Bryson City “All Aboard” says the conductor, as your train ride begins. Families are sure to enjoy their trip to the North Pole, complete with cocoa and cookies served on board the train, followed by a reading of The Polar Express™ by Chris Van Allsburg. […]

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All aboard!  Come join the Crabtree Rotary and Raleigh Parks and Recreation Department as Pullen Park will be festively decorated with thousands of lights and transformed into a winter wonderland!     December 10-13, 2009 Pullen Park 520 Ashe Avenue Raleigh 4:00 -9:00 pm ( Due to Santa’s busy schedule, Santa will only be onsite […]