Tales from the Dining Car. Chapter 1.

(From my 'travel blog' series, documenting by trip from Toronto, Canada to Mexico City by land.) He had shaggy blond hair that flowed out of his cowboy hat and piercing blue eyes.  He was clean-shaven, had a slender built and couldn’t have been older than 25.  He wore a stripped shirt that he tucked into …

Three hours in Chicago 🔊

(From my 'travel blog' series, documenting by trip from Toronto, Canada to Mexico City by land.) On the way down to Austin, the train stopped in Chicago for about three and half hours - just enough time to meander through the downtown core.  This is the resulting sound walk: an aural glimpse of Chicago.  You'll …