Category Archives: Around the World in Trams

Around the World in Trams: Rio de Janeiro 124

In this article we take another look at one of the Alstom Citadis trams which operate on the modern light rail system in Rio de Janeiro.

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Around the World in Trams: Rio de Janeiro 128

This week we stay in Rio de Janeiro but instead of the historic Santa Teresa tramway we look at the modern light rail system.

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Around the World in Trams: Santa Teresa tram 16

A change of continent this week as we head to South America and the country of Brazil for some images taken in Rio de Janeiro.

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In Pictures: Brussels tramways celebrate 150th anniversary

Whilst it may not be British events in Brussels in early May certainly deserve coverage as this was when the Belgian city celebrated 150 years of tram operation. On 1st May – a Bank Holiday in mainland Europe – the … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Bratislava 7921

Returning to Bratislava for another tram image this week.

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Around the World in Trams: Bratislava 7741

We now move to the Slovakian capital of Bratislava for a couple of week’s as we take a look at some of the trams that operate on the tramway there.

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Around the World in Trams: Giardinetti Railway 834

This week we have one final image from the Giardinetti Railway in Rome.

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Around the World in Trams: Giardinetti Railway 832

Rome is again the location as we feature another image from the Giardinetti Railway.

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Around the World in Trams: Giardinetti Railway 423

As we continue our look around Rome we are once again on the Giardinetti Railway for this week’s overseas tram image.

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Around the World in Trams: Giardinetti Railway 110

This week we stay in Rome for another image taken on the Giardinetti Railway.

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Around the World in Trams: Giradinetti Railway 106

From this week we move to the Italian capital city of Rome featuring images of the Giradinetti Railway – which although not a traditional tramway as such is an on street narrow gauge light railway meriting its inclusion on these … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Palermo 08

Still in Palermo for this week’s photos from outside of the British Isles as we again feature a couple of images of Flexity Outlook 08.

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Around the World in Trams: Palermo 08

This week we stay on Sicily to feature more images from the tramway in Palermo. This time we take a look at Flexity Outlook no. 08.

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Around the World in Trams: Palermo 02

We move on this week to Italy as we visit the system on the island of Sicily operating around Palermo. Only just over three years old the network is the second to run in the city following on from the … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Budapest 2039 & 2028

Concluding our look at trams in the Hungarian city of Budapest today we take a look a couple of the more modern trams in the fleet at rest.

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Around the World in Trams: Budapest 7671

As with many tram systems around the world, Budapest has also converted passenger trams for further use as a works car and that is what we feature in today’s image below.

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Around the World in Trams: Budapest 4140

From some of the newest trams in Budapest last week to some of the oldest as we feature an image of a Tatra (or more precise three Tatras)!

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Around the World in Trams: Budapest 2035

Today we feature one of the more modern trams to be found in Budapest – a Siemens Combino, numbered 2035.

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Around the World in Trams: Budapest 1556

Our look at trams from outside of the British Isles moves on this week as we head to the Hungarian capital city of Budapest. A city that has an extensive public transport network including a fleet of around 600 trams … Continue reading

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This week on British Trams Online

Photos this week come from overseas as we bring you something a little different from our norm:

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