100 Years of the Trans-Siberian Railway

As Under the Almond Tree is a story told on the Trans-Siberian railway, here are some recent articles celebrating its incredible 100 year history.

 

100th Anniversary – five facts: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/100th-anniversary-of-the-completion-of-the-trans-siberian-railway-google-doodle-a7345346.html

Loved this beautiful Google Doodle of the railway’s history: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zik9bc9A-Es

Six great secrets from the Trans-Siberian Railway: http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/21/travel/trans-siberian-railway-secrets-russia-mongolia-china/index.html

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The Trans-Siberian Express