Category Archives: Around the World in Trams

Around the World in Trams: Bratislava 7102

Moving back into Europe for this week’s image from overseas as we visit Bratislava the capital city of Slovakia.

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Around the World in Trams: Hiroshima 3908

Today our world tour lands in Japan with an image taken on the Hiroshima Electric Railway more commonly known as Hiroden.

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Around the World in Trams: Kirnitzschtal 2 with trailer 22

We resume our world tour of trams with a trip to Germany where we take a look at the Kirnitzschtalbahn which is in the Saxony region.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Basel BVB 5028

And we come to the end of our very first world tour of trams with another trip to the Swiss system of Basel.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Hong Kong 139

Our third and final visit to Hong Kong features as part of our around the world tour today.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Rouen 812

Into France as we continue our trips around the world with a trip here to Rouen in Northern France.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Zurich 1666 & 1667

Merry Christmas! It may be Christmas Day but that doesn’t mean the updates stop as we continue our around the world trip with a visit to Zurich.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Geneva 1801

Into Switzerland as we continue our world tour of trams with a visit to the system in Geneva. This line originally opened in 1862 and has had mixed fortunes over the years with it being reduced to just the one … Continue reading

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Tallinn 70

Today we are off to the only tram system in Estonia – Tallinn. This 24 mile (39km) system is 3ft 6in (1067mm) and was originally opened in 1888 as a horse car system.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Toronto 4211

From Europe to North America as we now find ourselves in Canada for a view from Toronto’s tram system.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Prague 8396 & 8397

This around the world tour probably wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Prague and that is exactly where we find ourselves today with a view of a couple of Tatra trams.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Nordhausen 80 & 103

A small tram system totalling only 5.5km can be found in the town of Nordhausen, Germany and that is where our around the world trip finds us today.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Zurich 1307 with trailers 620 and 616

We have a real golden oldie for you as we continue our world tour of trams. We visit Zurich in 1959 for this latest image.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Hong Kong 68

Another visit to Hong Kong as we continue our trip around the world. This time around we see double deck tourist tram 68.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Philadelphia and Western Railroad 205

Off to the United States for our latest image from around the world as we go to the Rockhill Trolley Museum for a view of one of the many trolleys operational there.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Basel BLT 155

We have already had one visit to Basel in this series but we head back to Switzerland again in this edition but this time we look at a tram from Baselland Transport (BLT) who work the longer routes out to … Continue reading

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Dresden 224 205

Back to Europe for this image from around the world. This time we are in Dresden, Germany.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Boston 3680

From Europe to the United States of America for our tour of world trams. The system we are looking at today is that in Boston.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Basel BVB 485

Still in Europe today we are heading into Switzerland for an image from Basel of the city operator Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB), who mainly work the urban routes.

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Around the World in 18 Trams: Gent 39

We are back in Europe for today’s instalment of Around the World in 18 Trams as we visit Gent in Belgium.

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