Ian Shaw

Beijing to Moscow by train

Does passing through five time zones, 80 degrees of longitude and crossing the largest country on the planet sound like fun? Then read my guide as I tell you how to get from Beijing to Moscow by train Read the guide

Balloons over Stockholm

Up, up and away over Sweden's 'Venice of the North' Read the guide

Winnipeg to Churchill by train

An 80-hour round trip by rail, heading north through subarctic Canada, takes you to Churchill – "the polar bear capital of the world". The journey – not the destination – is the real adventure Read the guide