Arimo Travels

A 26-year-old Finnish backpacker. Travel tips, experiences and bad jokes.

Tag: train travel

Train from Zambia to Tanzania

The TAZARA train from Zambia to Tanzania is one of the most famous and popular train routes in Africa. Here are my tips experiences from the 2-day train journey.

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Things to Do on Long Train Journeys

Trains offer a relatively comfortable, cheap and environmentally friendly way of transport all around the world. Still, long train journeys can get tedious. Here are a few things to do on long train journeys.

Something about train traveling fascinates me. Maybe it’s the idea how you lock yourself out of the outside world for multiple hours. You sit, loll and walk around in this weird chain of wheeled rooms.

Without a Wi-Fi, the only means of wasting time are those that you’ve packed with you. And although you cannot go outside, you still get great, slowly changing views from the windows.

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The Train to Vilnius and the Kindness of Strangers

When things don’t go as planned, it is very relieving to have people ready to help you out.

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