John Pitt

John Pitt

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John Pitt studied economics and philosophy at East Anglia University before working at the Ministry of Defence and in local government. He has travelled extensively in North America, including over 80,000 miles by train, and has written on travel for Thomas Cook as well as for magazines and newspapers such as the The Sunday Times, the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail.

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The most spectacular stations in the USA

These US railway stations are more than just transport hubs.

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The best desert railways in the USA

Heading through dramatic canyons and vast barren landscapes, these are the best desert railways in the USA.

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The best mountain railways in the USA

USA's railways traverse some spectacular mountain scenery. 

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