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Erk Pod 539 – Erk’s June 2014 Wanderer Day 15 (London)

Welcome to Erk Pod episode 539. Erk’s June 2014 Wanderer continues.Erk starts the day with a walking tour of the London Underground. Of course, that also means riding a Tube train and everyone knows how much Erk hates that! An interesting part of the tour is that it is a tour that requires that you have an Oyster card for train travel but there is also some walking in between stations and lines. […]

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Erk Pod 515 – Erk’s Pacamerican Circle Day 50 (Railway Museum)

Welcome to Erk Pod episode 515. Erk is visiting The Railway Museum on the outskirts of Tokyo. There is something for all ages ranging from train simulators, train displays, , model trains, tours & a lot more. If you love trains & go to Japan, you must visit the museum. If you want to feel what it is like to be a train driver like Erk, try out the simulators (there is a charge for the steam train simulator but the subway & Shinkansen simulators are free). It is also a good place to buy train related merchandise.

 

Can’t speak Japanese? No need to worry – you can get by without it. If you want to go more indepth, there are English guides & maps available.  […]

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Erk Pod 449 – It Was The Day Before Erkmas…..

Welcome to Erk Pod episode 449. This episode was recorded in two sections on Xmas Day 2013 by Erk in his car on the way to & from his place of employment. Even though he is not into Xmas, Erk is counting down & looking forward to 2 days off work before the final few shifts before getting on a jet plane for the USA. However events between recording mean that Erk is a sad panda. […]

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Erk Pod 444 – On The Rails As The V8 Supercars Go VRRROOMMM VVVVRROOOMM!

Welcome to Erk Pod episode 444. Starting off with some train spotting and unplanned career advice, Erk talks about not being anywhere near the V8 Supercar race in his city, the Sydney 500, despite working the entire weekend. Erk does some bird watching. It’s an interesting time of night as Erk was recording the episode on a Friday night – it’s a mix between people starting to go out, people who have been out for a while & those who should go home already. There’s also talk about a couple of celebrity deaths that occurred during the week.  […]

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Erk Pod 443 – Pre Xmas Lidcombee Loop

Welcome to Erk Pod episode 443. On this episode recorded either on location or in Erk’s car, Erk starts & finishes the episode at the same place – Lidcombee railway station. In the meantime, there’s Xmas carols, Xmas shopping, Xmas presents to yourself, soundscapes & a lot more! […]