Trains of Europe

A train journey from Beijing to Almati

In July 2005 we made a traintrip from Beijing to Almati in Kazachstan. We hopped from city to city. On these pages some of the stationbuilings, locomotives and other railway equipment that we encountered along the road.

Beijing Railway Station,22-07-2005
Beijing Railway Station,22-07-2005
Electric locomotive SS7E0040. Ready for departure. It has a maximum speed of 140km/h.Between 2001 and 2006, 146 of these have been built.

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