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30th April 2016 - C'mon Feel the Noise

June 19, 2017 - Saturday 30th April 2016 The weather carried on where it left off yesterday and we basked in a bright sunny morning as...
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28th & 29th April 2016 - Here we are again

June 13, 2017 - Thursday 28th April 2016 This trip started as two separate tours but grew and grew in the planning stage, eventually ex...
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8th & 9th March 2016 - Having a Smashing Time

June 07, 2017 - Tuesday 8th March 2016 Consideration was given to going out for a trip to Kranj on the 7:28 but a lie-in seemed a good...
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7th March 2016 - Get it while you can

May 23, 2017 - Monday 7th March 2016 It was an even earlier start this morning as the aim of the day was to get to Ljubljana, using th...
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26th January 2016 - Alpine Transit

December 30, 2016 - Tuesday 26th January 2016 Time to love and leave Slovenia this morning although our original plan of catching the 9:28...
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25th January 2016 - Here we go again

December 07, 2016 - Monday 25th January 2016 “Citadella” departs at the sociable time of 8:45 from Ljubljana but an EN (Euro Night) train t...
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24th January 2016 - Moving On

December 06, 2016 - Sunday 24th January 2016 There was so much more that we could have done in Hungary but it was time to love it and leave...
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17th July 2015 - The Long Way Round, Again

March 30, 2016 - Friday 17th July 2015 Time to say goodbye to Croatia and make our way to Vienna for our flight home on Sunday, with the...
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13th July 2015 - The long way round

March 26, 2016 - Monday 13th July 2015 Time to move on after an excellent 10 days in Hungary, next stop Zagreb but not the obvious way a...
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26th & 27th August 2014 - Carry on photting

February 19, 2015 - Tuesday 26th August 2014 Despite our proximity to the line, we were only aware of a couple of trains passing during the...
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25th August 2014 - Fun in the Sun

February 11, 2015 - Monday 25th August 2014 Guess what? Correct, we were up bright and early for train 1605 which, correct again, was worke...
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24th August 2014 - Good Morning Borovnica

February 10, 2015 - Sunday 24th August 2014 Just like yesterday, the overnight from München was late so we set off about quarter of an hour...
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23rd August 2014 - A missed stop

January 16, 2015 - Saturday 23rd August 2014 The timetable for the line to Koper was re-jigged shortly after our previous visit with the r...
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21st & 22nd August 2014 - Back for some more

January 16, 2015 - Thursday 21st August 2014 Having had such a good time in Slovenia back in June, we decided to pay another visit despite...
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16th June 2014 - Heading back North

November 21, 2014 - Monday 16th June 2014 Another leisurely start this morning and another repeat from the previous day in that 541 021 was...
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15th June 2014 - We can Koper

November 18, 2014 - Sunday 15th June 2014 Our last day in Slovenia so guess what? Off to Koper again of course, though we did go for the li...
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14th June 2014 - Running out of puff

November 11, 2014 - Saturday 14th June 2014 After three days of heading off towards Koper it was maybe time for a change and, much as we ha...
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13th June 2014 - Unlucky for some?

October 30, 2014 - Friday 13th June 2014 No prizes for guessing our plans for today though maybe our luck was starting to run out by now a...
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12th June 2014 - Maximum Power

October 29, 2014 - Thursday 12th June 2014. Determined not to make the same mistake following yesterday’s “bowl out”, we presented ourselv...
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11th June 2014 - Pohorje Spin and Win

October 28, 2014 - Wednesday 11th June 2014 Today was the first of five days that we planned spend in Slovenia, most of them on the Koper...
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10th June 2014 - Bull Run

October 24, 2014 - Tuesday 10th June 2014. Suitcases at the ready we bade farewell to a much cooler Frankfurt, though we would be passing...
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29th August 2013 - Going Hungary

October 17, 2013 - Thursday 29 th August 2013 Time to leave Croatia for Budapest in Hungary, not via the obvious route on the direct train...
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29th January 2013 - Show me the way to go home

March 02, 2013 - Tuesday 29 th January 2013 Another early-ish start again, this time laden with suitcase as were on our way back to Germ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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9th October 2012 - Citadella

November 14, 2012 - Tuesday 9 th October The temptation to present ourselves for the 08:15 to Beograd was great but the thought of dragging...
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8th October 2012 - It wouldn't happen in the UK

November 09, 2012 - Monday 8 th October 2012 The choice for our last full day in Slovenia was new locos for haulage or more new track, we o...
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7th October 2012 - Avtovlak

November 08, 2012 - Sunday 7 th October 2012 Since the thunderstorm at Zadar we had been experiencing mostly wonderful weather so it was a...
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6th October 2012 - Return to Slovenia

November 07, 2012 - Saturday 6 th October 2012 We woke to another bright sunny morning with a little more time to get to the station which...
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30th September 2012 - The line to Split

November 01, 2012 - Sunday 30 th September 2012 This morning was the start of the main reason for our being in Ljubljana, day one of PTG To...
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29th September 2012 - Day trip to Rijeka

October 30, 2012 - Saturday 29 th September 2012 Rumours that the through service from Ljubljana to Rijeka in Croatia would be finishing p...
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28th September 2012 - Imeno and Velenje

October 30, 2012 - Friday 28 th September 2012 Locos or track was the conundrum for today and, as getting different locos in Slovenia look...
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27th September 2012 - Sunshine and showers

October 28, 2012 - Thursday 27 th September 2012 The weather this morning was still alternating between being reasonably bright and heavy...
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26th September 2012 - Vienna to Ljubljana

October 28, 2012 - Wednesday 26 th September 2012 Just in case we didn’t have enough of MÁV class 470s last night, it was time for another...
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