It can be interesting sometimes to compare what the general public likes of my photographs compared to what I personally like. The...
Several years ago, I read about Helmut’s epic train journey into the hermit kingdom (the long version of article is worth the read). Since his journey, I doubt that many (if any) Westerners have travelled any route beside the one to Beijing. It now looks like they will now be offering rail tours beyond the regular route to China.
Now talk about a rare milage experience.
The move to rail tours doesn’t surprise me that much because there have been quite a few av-geeks who have ventured out to ride on vintage soviet aircraft.