27th January 2013 - Fifty percent

February 28, 2013 - Sunday 27 th January 2013 Following yesterdays marathon (in terms of time sat on one train rather than distance) we cho...
Read the Full Post »

26th January 2013 - A trip to the sea

February 28, 2013 - Saturday 26 th January 2013 Not such an early start this morning as we had decided to do the track that we needed betwe...
Read the Full Post »

25th January 2013 - Autobus!

February 16, 2013 - Friday 25 th January 2013 Up early this morning as we fancied a “mileage move” to Split which is only available on Frid...
Read the Full Post »

24th January 2013 - Croatia in the snow

February 16, 2013 - Thursday 24 th January 2013 We decided to have a ride on “table 12” this morning, a stronghold of the class 2044 locos,...
Read the Full Post »

23rd January 2013 - Across the border

February 16, 2013 - Wednesday 23 rd January 2013 Out for good old MV415 again, this time with a second class coach leading plus a new 541 a...
Read the Full Post »

22nd January 2013 - Stop! Border!

February 04, 2013 - Tuesday 22 nd January 2013 As promised, it was snowing this morning and once away from the city it was starting to sett...
Read the Full Post »

21st January 2013 - Back to the track-bashing

February 04, 2013 - Monday 21 st January 2013 Woke up to more rain this morning and a quick walk to the station saw us arrive in plenty of...
Read the Full Post »

20th January 2013 - Snow and Rain

February 04, 2013 - Sunday 20 th January 2013 No breakfast this morning as the hotel (City Hotel, Ljubljana) didn’t start serving it until...
Read the Full Post »

19th January 2013 - A day out with Taurus*

February 03, 2013 - * Taurus = name that the Siemens ES64 U series locos are commonly called Saturday 19 th January 2013 Today was to be a...
Read the Full Post »

18th January 2013 - Dodging the snow

February 03, 2013 - Friday 18 th January 2013 Bad weather had been forecast for most of the week but had not yet really made an appearance...
Read the Full Post »