Surprisingly, we’ve never taken an overnight train in Canada. It’s always ranked high on our travel wish list but, for some unknown reason, it hadn’t become a reality until our recent experience riding the overnight train from Vancouver to Jasper.
I often wonder how people from around the world view Canada as a travel destination. I like to think I have a general idea, but it’s always interesting to learn about our home country through the eyes of a first time visitor.
“This is so exciting”, said Walter, a retired banker from Liverpool, England. “We’ve been planning this trip across Western Canada for over three years”, he told me.