Leaving the pass, starting the sharp eastbound downhill ride toward Prat at sunset.
Sunset on the coastal range
This train is led by an ex-Australian EMD G22C and a ex-Canadian NF210 still in original FCAB paint. Made of empty flats, it goes back to a copper pla... (more)
Night is falling fast in the Tropic of Capricorn area, and the deep Andean valleys make the phenomenon even faster
Into the Worm Hole - Looking into the eastward approach to Tunnel #17 on the desert line in the Carrizo Gorge.
Tunnel 9 - Construction started in 1906 and the line opened in 1919 (most of the rail in the gorge dates from 1914 – 1915). The original money to build the line was surreptitiously suppl... (more)
The ghost town and abandonned mine of Buenaventura, close to the Chile-Bolivia border