The 15.00 Bilbao to Madrid Talgo climbs towards the pass of Pacorbo near Bujedo just south of Miranda de Ebro. I gather the last of these, now venerable Talgo trains, is about to be or has been ta... (more)
The 9.00 Irun to La Coruna Talgo train climbs past the ancient village of Pancorbo. I gather the last of these, now venerable Talgo trains, is about to be or has been taken out of service.
ALTARIA from Cartagena and Murcia to Madrid. The locomotive 354, made by Krauss Maffei, is the locomotive diesel hydraulic fastest of the world (200 km/h).
Altaria Cartagena - Madrid. Stationed in Madrid Chamartin.
Krauss-Mafei locomotive 354 class for Talgo trains depart of the Las Matas Talgo depot with destiny Chamartin station. Here, the 006 locomotive "Virgin of Aranzazu".
Talgo 3 to Madrid , in Vasco Country
Two of the only three surviving locomotives of this series are coupled together. That's rather unusual, I think!
I had never before seen such a coupling!