Necessity of the funiclar trains
Switzerland

Necessity of the funiclar trains

Miranda

[February, 2011] The railway station of Lugano is far up on the hill and you have to go all the way down to the town itself.They use the funicular trains for that.It is nice and…

Hop-on and hop-off bus
France

Hop-on and hop-off bus

Miranda

[February, 2011] This is a photo of the port of Nice taken from top of the bus, which you can hop-on and hop-off freely.I suppose those who are travelling a lot all over the world…

Train journey
France

Train journey

Miranda

[February, 2011] I went to Nice from Milan by train.It took about 5 hours.I was expecting a new fast train like the Red Arrow, but in fact it was an old type with compartment seats.It…

The Funiclar in Bergamo
Italy

The Funiclar in Bergamo

Miranda

[December, 2010] Bergamo is about one hour by train from Milan.There are two parts in this town, one is on the hill and the other is at the foot of the hill.The old part is…

Ferry port in Olbia
Italy

Ferry port in Olbia

Miranda

[August, 2010] I took an early ferry back to the mainland Italy.The view at the port in Olbia was wonderful with the rising sun behind the big ferries.People were agitated to get on the ferry…

Flying with propeller to Budapest
Hungary

Flying with propeller to Budapest

Miranda

[September, 2010] The aeroplane to Budapest was the one with propellers.The ramp had only 5 steps just like a private jet.It flew lower than ordinary jet plane, so the view was very good.

‘ Knossos Palace’, a highlight of the holiday
Greece

‘ Knossos Palace’, a highlight of the holiday

Miranda

[Aug.2009] The ferry journey from Athens to Crete was a highlight of my summer holiday of that year.The big ferry called 'Knossos Palace' was a decent hotel on the sea.The cabin was more functional than…

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