The Coolest High Speed Trains In The World (Slideshow)

Earlier this month, Barack Obama laid out a bold vision for a United States connected by miles of new high-speed rail.

“There are those who say high-speed rail is a fantasy — but its success around the world says otherwise,” Obama proclaimed on the day he announced the plan. Indeed, there are many high-speed trains around the world.

We’ve put together a sampling of 10 high-speed trains from around the world to let you see what we might get and how much it’ll cost.

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