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What Makes This Canadian Train So Special?

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What Makes This Canadian Train So Special?

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The Canadian passenger train has a unique streamlined design that goes back to the 1930s. It's a rare aesthetic, perfectly captured by this fan who makes replicas of them to sell, all over the world.

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Get ready for an epic 2,800-mile journey aboard the legendary Canadian, Via Rail's famous transcontinental passenger train. This national treasure travels between Vancouver's Central Station and Toronto's Union Station on a breathtaking voyage that attracts rail fans from all over the world. Join us on the train's path through the Rocky Mountains, Saskatchewan prairies, boreal forest, and lakes of Northern Ontario, and meet the army of staff and crew who keep this iconic streamliner rolling along.

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