A lack of handicapped facilities on Amtrak makes Anne Evans’ journey through the American West a nightmare. Is she entitled to a refund? “I struck out with Amtrak’s Empire Builder”
Craig Wisner’s case is one of the most difficult in the business: a “He-said/she-said.” Wisner claims the trip went one way; Amtrak begs to differ. And we’re caught in the middle.
“No heat, no bathroom and no compensation for a delayed train”
Just the mention of the word “mass transit” is enough to either send you to the next paragraph — or to click away. Yep, it’s that divisive. “Conflicted over mass transit”
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• Hotel rates tumble in Egypt and Turkey (The Telegraph)
The two-hour train ride from Arkville, NY to Roxbury runs through some of the most beautiful scenery in New York’s Catskills.
Add a dozen passengers in historically accurate attire, reenacting a 19th century train robbery, and you have all the makings of a fun-filled afternoon.
“Surviving the great train robbery of Arkville”