Travel

How about Alaska?

My friend said, he wouldn't mind going on a road trip and asked me if I wanted to come with him to Oregon to visit a friend he knew for a long time. Well, I didn't want to just come along.  Both he and his friend in Oregon are musicians. They like to get together and...

Trains, Trains, Trains

Because I miss riding on the train Since I did Views from the Train, I took a few more short train rides.  One was with my father and my sister to Portland,Oregon.  I enjoyed it.  I think I like the longer train trips better. My father loved it.  I think that is where...

Roadtrips

Road trips can be fun.  Some people take road trips on the whim, the sponateous kind.   Some must plan every details.  Some are in between.    Which ever kind you are, bring water because you never know where you may end up sometimes.  Speaking of which, my next book...

Views from the Train Sample

Views from the Train:  My US Train Trip by Jo Alex Riding the Amtrak Coast Starlight, California Zephyr, and Empire Builder Chapter 1: Leaving Seattle on the Coast Starlight I always wanted to take an extended train trip.   Although my longest time traveling on a...

FAQ for Views from the Train

1.  How did you take the pictures? I took them on a moving train. 2.  How did you get your ticket? I booked my ticket online on the Amtrak website. 3.  What is the best season to take the train? We went during the fall.  I would say summer, fall, spring would be a...