About this author
Anthony Lambert has been visiting Switzerland since childhood and has written 15 books about railways and travel. He has contributed to half a dozen books on great railway journeys and written about travel and railway journeys for such newspapers and magazines as The Independent, Orient-Express Magazine, New York Times, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and Wanderlust. He was consultant editor for the nine-volume part work, The World of Trains, and has travelled on the railways of over 50 countries. Anthony’s part-time work for the National Trust reflects an interest in architecture and cultural history, and he is also a keen cyclist and walker. He has talked on railways and travel to a wide range of audiences, including the Royal Geographical Society, of which he is a Fellow.