Tag: train

  • Taking metro in Mexico City

    Taking metro in Mexico City

    After our visit to Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, I took the metro from La Villa towards El Rosario. There are these women-only (maybe and kids) areas provided an added sense of security. Men are told to clear off these platform areas. Arriving at Deportivo 18 de Marzo, I switched to Line 3 towards…

  • Using Uber in Train to Greenwich Royal Observatory

    Using Uber in Train to Greenwich Royal Observatory

    In a surprising yet innovative move, Uber has expanded its services beyond ridesharing, venturing into the realm of train travel. I recently had the opportunity to experience this new feature firsthand on a trip from Blackfriars to Maze Hill. I wanted to go to Greenwich Royal Observatory. You can find train tickets in Train &…

  • My Maglev Experience at Shanghai

    My Maglev Experience at Shanghai

    My trip from Shanghai Pudong Airport was an exhilarating blend of speed and urban exploration, thanks to the Maglev train. It’s just super convenient and very comfortable: The Magnetic Levitation (Maglev) Train, clocking speeds up to 301 KM/hr, is a marvel of modern transportation, making the journey to Longyang Road Station both swift and smooth.…

  • Observations in Singapore 2022

    I had the opportunity to visit Singapore recently and wanted to share some quick thoughts. New Thomson–East Coast MRT line The city’s commitment to growth is evident in the ongoing MRT line extension. Although incomplete, the ready stations hint at the future of public transit here. Mask down people Most people are gradually leaving their…