10th May: On the Train
Notes on my trip on TGV 6917. Non-stop from Paris-Gare de Lyon to Grenoble, departing at 11:38. According to Wikitravel, the journey is about 640 km long, or about 400 miles.
There are so many parked up TGVs. Even some mail ones!
How come, whenever I travel by train, I always have to sit fucking close to a crying baby? Fuck it.
The interior of the train is pleasant. Rather than tables that you see on Mk 3s and 4s in Britain, here the tables fold out at your pleasure. There are also lights above the seats like on a coach. Seats are ...