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Nov 10, 2012 - Golden Pass Line

After making connections with the main line, the train departs, and just as you leave the platform it begins as sharp climb up over Montreux. There are some spectacular views as we zig zag upwards, and even get above the cloud layers that hanging over the lake. At Jor we enter the tunnel that takes us through the mountain to the valley the other side. Being in the back coach I can see the tunnel and its straight for about a mile with the speck of light getting smaller, then suddenly the light rises, no wait we are descending down. How on...

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