Thursday, July 21, 2011
The Emperor's Train
He built this from a Fujimi kit. The real one is in Kyoto and there is also a full sized replica in Hawaii.
Perhaps the Temple looks familiar even if you've never been there. That's because the replica on Oahu's north shore is a favorite filming location and has been featured in the TV shows Hawaii Five-0, Magnum, PI, and Lost, and in the movie Pearl Harbor.
In this last view of the train the E58 locomotive is disappearing behind the banana trees on one of the more tropical areas of the AsiaNrail layout.