An overview of crossing Canada by train between the end of may and beginning of June 2013. The trip began in Vancouver, stopped at Jasper and Winnipeg and ended in Toronto. There were bears, trees and cities, beautiful people and maple syrup. A life-defining trip.
Up a flight of stairs in Winnipeg’s Union Station is a battered old museum. The Winnipeg Railway Museum is charming in the way many volunteer put-together collections are and well worth a visit. Learn the history of Canadian railways here