Italian Ways On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

An Italian travelogue describes the trains that traverse the country, from the architecture of old train stations to the new high-speed railways, and portrays the author's memorable encounters along the way.

Italian Ways  On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

Italian Ways On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

An Italian travelogue describes the trains that traverse the country, from the architecture of old train stations to the new high-speed railways, and portrays the author's memorable encounters along the way.

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