Why I went to Pingdingshan in the hot summer two years ago? Yes, for the steam locomotives. The background of this picture is Pingdingshan coal mine group's eighth mine. In 2007, there were about ... (more)
It's looks like that the train was running on the wheat carpet.
A sign of the times at Tai Wai: a female passenger can be seen wearing a surgical mask to prevent the spread of the H1N1 virus as the first inbound through train of the morning passes an MTR EMU.
A long distance through train headed for Beijing negotiates the S-curve at University on the MTR East Rail Line.
A northbound through passenger train exits a partially covered section of track and enters a heavy band of rain. Thankfully I am covered by the station platform!
The famous Y-shaped lines on Jingzhang (Beijing - Kalgan) Railway in order to reduce gradient. When a train is going uphill, it should firstly approach from the left line and park at Qinglongqiao ... (more)
This intercity train from Guangzhou is running at least a half-hour late, but the timing was just right for me as a northbound EMU was about to block my view.
The through train from Beijing passes through some of the prettier scenery along the MTR East Rail Line. Click Here for a compani... (more)
Jeme Tien Yow, Chief Engineer of this Imperial Peking-Kalgan Railway, is 'watching' a passing NDJ3. The Imperial Peking-Kalgan Railway was the first (also oldest) wholly Chinese designed and const... (more)
Inbound train for Beijing Railway Station. Beijing CBD in background.
Heading for Beijing South Station.
Train and pedestrian.