Qinghai-Tibet railway at km 1405 - that's 544 km (338 miles) north of Lhasa. Tanggula station is located at altitude 5.068 m (16.628 feet) and thereby the highest placed railway station in the wor... (more)
The mountains of Tibet, where a new railway was opened in july 2006. This train is headed for Chengdu, 3.360 km and 46 hours away. The highest point on the Tibet line is at 16.640 feet (5.072 m) -... (more)
Paris welcomes and celebrates the record breaking train.
This exhibition is located at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, under the Iena Bridge. The big Art Deco building in the background is the "Pal... (more)