A collection of 8 posts
The Cavalcade of Transport - Wall Mural
Today we discover an almost forgotten wall mural by Melbourne artist Harold Freedman. The mural, celebrating land travel development over 100 years, has now been relegated to relative obscurity at the back of a shopping centre in Melbourne CBD. Image: theage.com.au.
The Blue Train of South Africa
Today we look at the history of the Blue train in South Africa. Beginning in the late 19th century, it is still a luxury train trip for enthusiasts today, with it's distinctive blue carriages, travelling from Cape Town to Johannesbug and back. Image: Uniq Hotels