By Erika Owen
November 17, 2015

Traveling by train is great, if you have the time. For those on the fence, a video documenting Tom Harman's trek across the United States—from New York City to San Francisco—might sway you toward the tracks come your next vacation opportunity. Harman traveled through 11 different states (New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, and California) and documented his entire journey in film. The result: a stunning look at the transitioning countryside in America. Check it out above.

Erika Owen is the Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.