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10 Best Things To Do In Pemberton W.A.

Pemberton is a thriving town located in the Swan Valley, WA and Western Australia, where the landscape consists of rolling hills, green valleys and a beautiful river. Pemberton is located 160km north of Perth, a popular tourist destination with its world famous golf courses, wineries and other activities. Pemberton, W.A. boasts a variety of attractions for visitors, but we’ve narrowed it down to 10 that you can’t miss. Pemberton is a town that I discovered when I was studying in Perth and I fell in love with Pemberton. Its aRead More

Amtrak Restores Traditional Dining on Western Long Distance Routes

The Department of Transportation announced a few weeks ago that the new, streamlined dining service on Amtrak trains would be limited to only the top-of-the-line sleeping cars and first-class seating. The reason? Because if customers ate in the dining cars, they would eat less food, and that would mean less money for the “railway”. The two-part series that I wrote about Amtrak’s switch to a new dining car service, “Amtrak vs. the Trolley Car”, was well-received by the rail travel community. However, my choice to focus on the dining carRead More