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The high speed train that could reach 1,000 km / h

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Shanghai Maglev Train on the track

The wagons are suspended above the line by magnetic levitation, and the high speed is ensured by moving them in vacuum.

Thus, in the future these trains could be even faster than airplanes, and can travel about 600 km in just half an hour.

Recently successful performance is the third phase of train testing. The test was conducted in the special DevLoop Tunnel in Nevada, which is 3 km long.

The investment in Hyperloop One, a project launched in 2014, is up to 295 million dollars.

The idea of ​​such fast trains was launched by Elon Musk in 2013, but he was not actively involved in the project. Currently, Hyperloop One is associated with Virgin, owned by billionaire Richard Branson, writes Daily Mail

Most beautiful European destinations that can be visited by train

You can explore Europe on foot, by car or by bicycle. But discovering the continent by train is certainly the best and most pleasant way to enjoy the impressive landscapes while relaxing at the same time. If you are looking for inspiration in this year’s holiday, Europeanbestdestinations.com proposes the experience of …
A new speed test hit the previous record set by the high-speed train.

Virgin Hyperloop One has set a new record. The high-speed train that is tested in Nevada reached the speed of 387 km / h, earning the previous record.

The company’s representatives hope that the train, which will run through a special tunnel, will be launched in 2021, and the maximum speed it will reach is then 1,000 km / h.

Currently, the fastest trains in the world are only 350 km / h. These are Fuxing trains in China.

Hyperloop trains can achieve record speeds thanks to ingenious operation. The wagon runs through a special tunnel, from which the air has been removed, so that the friction force during travel is extremely low. 

 

High-speed rail – Wikipedia

Highspeed rail is a type of rail transport that operates significantly faster than traditional rail traffic, using an integrated system of specialized rolling stock and dedicated tracks. While there is no single standard that applies worldwide, new lines in excess of 250 kilometres per hour (160 miles per hour) and existing lines in …

 

 

 

Most beautiful European destinations that can be visited by train

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most beautiful european destinations

You can explore Europe on foot, by car or by bicycle. But discovering the continent by train is certainly the best and most pleasant way to enjoy the impressive landscapes while relaxing at the same time.

If you are looking for inspiration in this year’s holiday, Europeanbestdestinations.com proposes the experience of a train trip. Make a reservation at the hotel and think about what activities you can do, enjoying a unique experience in the best European destinations to visit by train.

 

The most beautiful European Destinations in Spring

Lake Bled is a lake in the Julian Alps of the Upper Carniolan region of northwestern Slovenia, where it adjoins the town of Bled. The area is a tourist destination.
Express Glacier, Switzerland

Glacier Express is one of the world’s most famous railway lines. It is the slowest high speed train in Europe, as the journey from Zermatt to Davos lasts 7 hours. This gives you the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful scenery. In this picture you can see one of the most famous bridges, but Glacier Express crosses more than 290 amazing bridges. This is undoubtedly an unforgettable trip to discover the best European destinations by train.

 

Jacobite steam train, Scotland

The Glenfinnan railway viaduct and the famous steam train are famous and can be seen in many movies. You may have seen them in the popular Harry Potter movie. Book a hotel in Glenfinnan and take a closer look at this magnificent viaduct. Immortalize the passage of the Jacobite steam train and purchase a precious souvenir of your trip to Scotland. Choose an incredible experience and book a seat on the Jacobite steam train.

Soller – Mallorca, Spain

Located between the mountains and the sea, Soller is the most charming village on the island of Mallorca. If you want to have an incredible view of the whole island, we invite you to take a trip on board the traditional train Climb the Soller Mountains. If you stay in Palma, come to Soller by train, it’s quicker and easier. You can schedule many activities to discover this charming and authentic place.

Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is a hyper-connected city with subway stations ranked among the most beautiful in Europe. You can easily discover Stockholm and its surroundings by train. It is an easy and ecological way to discover one of the most beautiful regions in Europe.

Manarola – Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre is one of the most amazing places in Italy, with incredible landscapes. You’d think it’s a place taken out of story books. If you want to make the most of Cinque Terre, you can also schedule a boat trip or a train trip from Florence.

Rigi Mountain – Luzern, Switzerland
Enjoy one of the most incredible panoramic views of Switzerland on this train from Vitznau and Arth-Goldau. If you do not have a problem with the early awakening, take a train in the early hours of the morning to enjoy the sunrise, a wonderful experience.

 

 

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