The new trains for the S1 line float about 1 centimeter above the rails using magnetic levitation technology, reducing friction and making for a faster and smoother ride . It's China second domestically-developed maglev, as well as the country's first.
If Germany's relationship with bread elsewhere in the country verges on the theological, Berlin is a den of infidelity. ... The one fast-food restaurant I will travel across the city for is Ixthys, a tiny Korean next to Winterfeldtplatz in Schöneberg.
When things go right, however, negotiating the rail network is one of the most pleasant German travel experiences that doesn't involve a Mercedes-Benz 450. Yes, punctuality has declined in recent years -- so hold your stereotyping comments about German.
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As the first anniversary of the Brexit referendum approaches, England's capital is still feeling its way forward. In many ways, this is an intriguing time to visit — the pound is weak, the conversations are lively, and the city remains as beautiful as.
In the beginning, there was the TGV and the Eurostar, now there's also the SJ, RJ and AVE, not to mention the ICE (Intercity Express trains in Germany ), the Euromed (in Spain), the Thalys (Belgium), the SuperCity (Czech Republic), the Railjet (Austria.
I did not find Strasbourg to be overly crowded as we had been warned; it is summer, and tourists, like ourselves, travel to broaden our minds ... Our next stop was in Baden Baden, Germany. I did not understand why we couldn't have spent this afternoon.
The big event in Germany this year is the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. The Reformation began in 1517 when Martin Luther, a priest and professor of theology, wrote and published his 95 theses, questioning the corrupt ways of the.
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This is the home of BMW and Siemens, and is the location of some of Germany’s finest museums ... Here's what to put on your travel to-do list for your first trip: Munich’s centre radiates out from Marienplatz, the Gothic heart of the Altstadt (Old.