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I love train travel and you should too: Day 4 of #indie30

Prompt #4: What is your favorite method of overland travel and why?

I didn’t mind bus travelling a lot but after being violently car sick in Peru, I’ve decided that my favorite overland travel is by train.

With train travel you get to:

  • skip traffic jam
  • go at a slow pace with not as much sudden turns (so you won’t get motion sickness)
  • see cute babies
  • have more leg room than a plane or bus
  • eat train bentou (Japan and Taiwan have these)
  • sleep on beds (To be fair, China has long distance buses with beds too. I slept in a bunk next to the toilet before.)

It’s unfortunate that KTM (Malayan Railway Limited) has removed their private 2-bed bunk on their overnight train. I really wanted to try one.

 

This post is part of 30 Days of Indie Travel Art Project.

4 thoughts on “I love train travel and you should too: Day 4 of #indie30

  1. suzanne says:

    I’m glad to find to your blog jus when i’m about to sleep… has briefly browse through ur blog on japan.. cuz Japan is so expensive (i’ve been there once) and I want to consider the Japan buss pass to travel this time but am so afraid it’s gonna be difficult.

    suzanne

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