Explore Alaska on the Aurora Winter Train

The Aurora Winter Train remains curiously under the radar except among rail enthusiasts.
The Aurora Winter Train remains curiously under the radar except among rail enthusiasts.PHOTO: STATE OF ALASKA

ALASKA - That whole thing about how it is the journey and not the destination that counts? Most travellers do not really buy that - unless, of course, they have a thing for trains.

My mild obsession with scenic or unusual train trips peaked with an unforgettable jaunt on the Trans-Siberian Railway from Moscow to Beijing many moons ago.

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