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Nov 11, 2012 - Happy Birthday to me

So leaving my lovely observation car, I wait at the depressing Bellizona for 30 mins, and my train is a Swiss Pendolino!! These have history of failing so lets hope today is a good train. I join the restaurant car, and take my place at the white linen table clothed tables, and order my drink and food, which will be served as we traverse the famous Gotthard line, the other main route between Northern Europe and Italy. As we climb up and through the spirals and tunnels as we criss cross above the villages several times to gain height and...

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