The Road Taken by Train

In the often-quoted and immortal words of Robert Frost:

“I shall be telling this with a sigh
Somewhere ages and ages hence:
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.”
***
img_5870
Despite the many complaints I hear about the Czech company České dráhy, I love taking the train in CZ. They’re usually pretty comfortable and they give great views of the villages around. The first time I arrived in the country, I took the train from Prague to Tišnov, and I wrote down the name of every single place we stopped with the intention to come back and explore. Now I know that most of those places weren’t very important, but taking the train that cuts across the Highlands and South Bohemia to or from Prague is enough to convince you of the universality of Czechia’s greenness, made up of forests, fields and village gardens.
***
train from Prague
What the train car looked like on the way from Prague.
No matter where you take the train, though, it’s so relaxing to look out the window and zone out, letting your travel dreams flit back and forth, running your eyes over sunny valleys, makeshift ice skating rinks on frozen rivers, or dirt paths where normal people are walking their dogs enjoying the wide open world.

In response to the Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge

Categories Photo Challenge, TravelTags , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

VERONIKA GREGUŠOVÁ

Copywriter & Interviewer

Berlinerin

Explore the city of Berlin with us as we share stories, information, and highlight the women of Berlin.

halfnhalfblog

Life in the Czech Republic with my Czech-American family

Live an Untethered Life

The search for ways to add meaning to life through the mind, body and spirit.

Travel on a side note

Observations made by an observant traveler

Adventures in Wonderland

a pilgrimage of the heart

Croissants & Conjugations

my year(s) teaching English in France

Stories I've Never Told...

(...and some I have)

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close