Tag: S-Bahn

  • Bombs away! The WWII gift that keeps on giving

    Bombs away! The WWII gift that keeps on giving

    30 July 2022 One of the punctuality challenges to the Munich train system, as noted in last week’s post, is unexploded bombs buried in the ground. Yes, you read that correctly. There are so many bombs in the ground that when one is found, rather than panicking, passengers simply groan, “Oh no, not another one!” […]

  • If this is punctuality, my watch is broken

    If this is punctuality, my watch is broken

    Germany has the reputation of being punctual and reliable. But recent snafus in city planning are putting a big dent into that image.