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Welcome to my web site, featuring railway and travel photography, mainly in Great Britain and Europe. Seven of my own "Great Railway Journeys of the World" are also featured. I hope you find something to interest you.

Great Railway Journeys

Railway Photographs

Walking & Cycling

Other Pages

Amtrak sleeper
USA Western Circular
Around America by Amtrak
British train
Great Britain
1972 to 2019 NEW
cycle route sign
Yorkshire Wolds
a local ride
Machu Picchu
Miscellaneous photos (no trains!)
Golden Gate of Kiev
Trans-European: Moscow to Mostar
European train
40 countries.
outline route
North Sea Cycle Ride
Flanders to Holland
Family History
Route map
Trans-European: Tagus to Topkapi
Lisbon to Istanbul 
Chinese train
12 countries
5 Countries Cycle Tour
Rossiya train
Trans-Siberian No.3
York to Beijing via Vladivostok

Gill Cycles
Walney to Wear
W2W and a bit more


Indian Pacific
Across Australia by train


Menai Bridge
Holyhead to York
Another big bike ride


Silk Route by Rail
Moscow to Hong Kong via Samarkand


NCN sign
Lochs & Glens North
Glasgow to Inverness


 destination board
The Big Red and Yellow Train Ride
York to Hong Kong by rail, via Mongolia


cycle track
London to York
A 3-day ride via Cambridge and Lincoln




Union Bridge
Coast & Castles
Newcastle to Edinburgh




C2C sign
Six go Sea to Sea
Cycling across the North of England




Loch Lomond
West Highland Way
A long-distance walk in Scotland




High Tatras
Walking in the Tatras
A holiday in Slovakia


Any comments or suggestions would be gratefully received. Email: johndarm789[at]

All photographs are my own work unless stated. They may be copied for non-commercial purposes only, and on condition that they are credited to me.

John Armitstead

Last updates: 15 September 2019 (family history updates); 11 July 2019 (GB 2019 page added)

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