26th August 2013 - Mixed Fortunes

September 29, 2013 - Monday 26 th August 2013 We did consider catching the 07:17 to Varaždin this morning but woke up to the sound of rain h...
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25th August 2013 - A winning start

September 29, 2013 - Sunday 25 th August 2013 The weather on Saturday the 24 th was rather wet across much of the UK to say the least and it...
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5th August 2013 - Just one more time

September 26, 2013 - Monday 5 th August 2013 There had been much deliberating about what to do on our last full day in Austria but we decide...
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4th August 2013 - Unwanted Assistance

September 26, 2013 - Sunday 4 th August 2013 Back to the Mariazellerbahn again this morning, this time for steam as we had enjoyed the trip...
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3rd August 2013 - A standard (gauge) day

September 24, 2013 - Saturday 3 rd August 2013 Today’s plans would keep us on the standard gauge, especially as we had been advised that ÖGE...
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2nd August 2013 - Mariazell "diesel gala"

September 24, 2013 - Friday 2 nd August 2013 Following a late flight out to Vienna yesterday evening, we chose to have a lie-in before a gen...
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16th July 2013 - Miles and More

September 14, 2013 - Tuesday 16 th July 2013 The weekend had passed quickly and all too soon it was time to head back to Frankfurt for the f...
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15th July 2013 - Run Rabbit Run

September 14, 2013 - Monday 15 th July 2013 The third and final whole day of this brief trip had us scratching our heads a little as there w...
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14th July 2013 - Rhein-Sieg-Eisenbahn contrasts

September 14, 2013 - Sunday 14 th July 2013 The intention was for a slightly later start this morning but, not willing to trust a connection...
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13th July 2013 - ZLSM Silver Jubilee

September 13, 2013 - Saturday 13 th July 2013 Having chosen to stay in Germany, we perversely chose to spend most of our time in Holland tod...
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12th July 2013 - Journey alongside the Rhein

September 13, 2013 - Friday 12 th July 2013 This weekend away had been arranged with the intention of covering a pair of Mercia Charters tou...
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