The regions getting a major rail investment include Washington, Connecticut, Missouri, New York and New Jersey. All in all, the total amount committed by the government so far towards rail development is a whopping $5.7 billion.
You may have been wondering why I’ve been incommunicado over the past few weeks… apart from a week of enforced cyber lockdown as the internet connection went AWOL, there was one other little reason:
Lately, as Eco Traveller is still pretty new on the scene, I’ve been contemplating posting content written by certain ecotourism companies, for a few reasons. Little did I know that there would be such strong opinions in the travel blogging world that this practice is totally frowned upon.
Meet the new Cara Boat. It’s a caravan. But it’s also a boat. You can tour your favourite country for a few weeks and then, when you get bored, sail off into the sunset in search of pastures new. The Sealander is the modern take on the caravan, designed by a German engineer, which lets you adapt the nation’s favourite holiday accessory into a boat.