The High Line is a nearly one and a half mile long park in New York City built on an abandoned elevated railway. The success of the High Line has inspired other cities around the world to develop similar projects.
Instead of another cramped plane ride, have an adventure and take the ferry from England to Spain. Brittany Ferries operates boats from Plymouth and Portsmouth to Bilbao and Santander in northern Spain.
Portugal’s Douro Valley is world famous as the place where the grapes for port wine are grown, it is most easily accessed with a car. However it is possible to explore some of this stunning region via public transit with a bit of creativity.