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    MARC Rider replied to the thread Uber Across the Border.

    The one time I had to stay in Detroit, it looked like there were many more hotels in Windsor, and at more reasonable prices than in...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 2:47 PM
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    MARC Rider posted a new thread.

    Rail circumnavigation of Long Island Sound .. with more ferries!!

    Imagine a 2-hour excursion ride on a scenic rail line that starts at a quaint seaport and runs with views of the sea, salt marsh,...

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    Forum: Travelogues / Trip Reports

    Aug 22, 2019 at 8:27 PM
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    MARC Rider replied to the thread New Canada-US Customs Pre-Clearance.

    The current service isn't exactly a "one-seat ride." You and all your luggage have to get off at the border anyway for your little chat...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:58 PM
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    MARC Rider replied to the thread Uber Across the Border.

    I guess cab drivers in border towns have documentation (like a NEXUS or SENTRI card) that allow them to cross easily. I was once...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:39 PM
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    MARC Rider posted a new thread.

    Looks like USA isn't the only place with train problems

    Why German trains don’t run on time any more The link is a three year old story that was a link shown on a story on today's Guardian...

    Forum: Freight, International and Other Rail

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:26 PM
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    MARC Rider replied to the thread Viewliner II Part 2: Dining Car Production, Delivery, Speculation.

    I don't think #5 is a state-supported service.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 4:10 PM
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    MARC Rider replied to the thread CAHSR Alignment to San Francisco.

    It sounds like they're doing the right thing with the blended tracks to get the trains into the city. But some people can't be...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 2:30 PM
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    MARC Rider replied to the thread Getting from BWI to places in/around DC.

    It's a free shuttle bus between the BWI terminal and the train station (which also has a parking garage.)

    Aug 17, 2019
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