22 July 2015
The article in Travel Pulse magazine by James Ruggia gives a comprehensive description of Scenic Journeys' tourism offerings, and makes a strong case for international tourists to include rail in their NZ tour planning. The full article follows.
By James Ruggia - Travel Pulse
Usually when we think of crossing the Alps on a thrilling and jaw droppingly beautiful train we immediately think of Switzerland's Glacier Express or the Bernina Express, but south of the equator, New Zealand's TranzAlpine train crosses South Island from coast to coast on a run that crosses the Southern Alps, from Christchurch to Greymouth on a 4.5-hour journey that blazes through the clouds at its apex.