Articles Tagged ‘Train Station’

Abandoned Tuesday: Michigan Central Station, Detroit

Abandoned Tuesday: Michigan Central Station, Detroit July 12, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
Designed by the same architect that built New York’s Central Station, Michigan Central Station was created as a monument to Detroit’s bustling travel culture. Built in 1913 it was located a few miles from the city center – it was assumed that urban sprawl would eventually fill up the...

10 Coolest Train Stations Around the World

10 Coolest Train Stations Around the World December 8, 2009 | Around the World, Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
It’s pretty much a fact that at some point every little kid spent his or her days “choo choooo-ing” around the house with a tiny wooden train and giggling at the ever-hilarious word “caboose”. Even if you’ve outgrown your striped hat and overalls, you still have...

Parisian Romance: Left at the End of the Line

Parisian Romance: Left at the End of the Line June 2, 2009 | Paris, Romantic | Read More
Many of Paris‘ great modern romances begin and end in one its seven major train stations ( or ‘gares’). Gare Montparnasse, Gare d’Austerlitz, Gare de l’Est, Gare du Nord, Gare St. Lazare, Gare de Bercy and Gare de Lyon — all of which, for their architecture, beauty...