magome, kiso valley, japan | villages and towns in east asia + travel destinations #wanderlust

magome, kiso valley, japan | villages and towns in east asia + travel destinations #wanderlust

Blakeney Harbour  Blakeney is a beautiful village on the Norfolk coast. It became a fishing port after it was founded in 1240 but today relies on us tourists. Blakeney Point is where you'll find Blakeney National Nature Reserve (National Trust) & it is home to a variety of birds & plants.

Blakeney Harbour Blakeney is a beautiful village on the Norfolk coast. It became a fishing port after it was founded in 1240 but today relies on us tourists. Blakeney Point is where you'll find Blakeney National Nature Reserve (National Trust) & it is home to a variety of birds & plants.

Newcastle Central Station Newcastle Central Station (also known as Newcastle Central) is on the East Coast Main Line in the United Kingdom, serving the city of Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear.... #Attraction #Landmark  #Backpackers #Hostelman #Travel #Landmark

Newcastle Central Station in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

Newcastle Central Station Newcastle Central Station (also known as Newcastle Central) is on the East Coast Main Line in the United Kingdom, serving the city of Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear.... #Attraction #Landmark #Backpackers #Hostelman #Travel #Landmark

As railway buffs here tonight will also know, Deltic diesel engines powered English Electric’s 3 300 bhp prototype Deltic locomotive from 1955 and a production class of 22 improved locomotives which worked on the East Coast Main Line from Edinburgh to King’s Cross from 1961 to 1982.  By then however, the leading edge of marine propulsion had moved on to gas turbine and nuclear propulsion.

As railway buffs here tonight will also know, Deltic diesel engines powered English Electric’s 3 300 bhp prototype Deltic locomotive from 1955 and a production class of 22 improved locomotives which worked on the East Coast Main Line from Edinburgh to King’s Cross from 1961 to 1982. By then however, the leading edge of marine propulsion had moved on to gas turbine and nuclear propulsion.

Size matters. If you're planning a holiday and want to check out the 'big things' dotted around Australia, this infographic highlights the main...

Size matters. If you're planning a holiday and want to check out the 'big things' dotted around Australia, this infographic highlights the main...

Margate. That formerly uncool seaside resort in north-west Kent, has had quite the revamp. It is part of Thanet, which also includes the seaside towns of Ramsgate and Broadstairs, and was recently mentioned in Frommers must-see destinations for 2011. Margate is packed with quirky cafes and vintage shops, and it's also home to the new Turner Contemporary gallery.

Margate. That formerly uncool seaside resort in north-west Kent, has had quite the revamp. It is part of Thanet, which also includes the seaside towns of Ramsgate and Broadstairs, and was recently mentioned in Frommers must-see destinations for 2011. Margate is packed with quirky cafes and vintage shops, and it's also home to the new Turner Contemporary gallery.

The East Coast Main Line 1939-1959

The East Coast Main Line 1939-1959 (Paperback)

The East Coast Main Line 1939-1959

July 3rd, 1938 - The Mallard sets the world record for steam engines at 126mph at Bank south of Grantham on the East Coast Main Line between Little Bytham and Essendine

July 3rd, 1938 - The Mallard sets the world record for steam engines at 126mph at Bank south of Grantham on the East Coast Main Line between Little Bytham and Essendine

Stepcote, Exeter, Devon - This street is one of the oldest surviving parts of Exeter, located in the West Quarter. Its name comes from the Old English word for steep. The hill has been used as the main route into Exeter from the river since Roman times.

Stepcote, Exeter, Devon - This street is one of the oldest surviving parts of Exeter, located in the West Quarter. Its name comes from the Old English word for steep. The hill has been used as the main route into Exeter from the river since Roman times.

Mullins Bar on Barbados’s west coast has been going for over 20 years. 100 miles…

Mullins Bar on Barbados’s west coast has been going for over 20 years. 100 miles…

60132 "Marmion": This 1950's view of British Railways A1 Class Pacific loco 60132 'Marmion' was taken at Haymarket, Edinburgh. The recently completed A1 'Tornado' carries the number 60163, continuing the number sequence. Marmion was a batch of loco's named after Sir Walter Scott's characters/books and she regularly covered the East Coast Main Line from Edinburgh to Kings Cross. Even at rest she looks a formidable piece of equipment. Photo by Alredbus

60132 "Marmion": This 1950's view of British Railways A1 Class Pacific loco 60132 'Marmion' was taken at Haymarket, Edinburgh. The recently completed A1 'Tornado' carries the number 60163, continuing the number sequence. Marmion was a batch of loco's named after Sir Walter Scott's characters/books and she regularly covered the East Coast Main Line from Edinburgh to Kings Cross. Even at rest she looks a formidable piece of equipment. Photo by Alredbus

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