Agra & Rajasthan by train by Scott Allford

Since the 1850s, India has had a close affinity with trains. Today the country boasts one of the largest rail networks in the world. So when we decided to see a few of the countless UNESCO treasures that dot the sub-continent, we naturally chose to go by train. We quickly discovered that travelling by train in India is a lot more than just getting from A to B, it is a cultural experience in itself.

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Superhero Travel – Batman vs Superman destinations by Scott Allford

I have to be honest, I think about travel quite a bit. When I’m not travelling I love to research travel destinations, because it gives me a chance to imagine what it would be like in those places and not think about work, bills, etc. This month brings the latest superhero blockbuster - Batman vs Superman, and it got me to thinking, “Can I really go to Gotham?” Not just New York, or the filming locations, but actual places with those names. It turns out that I can. In fact, there are quite a few destinations that would certainly give some DC comic geeks a severe case of wanderlust. Here are my top 3.

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