If you have seen my Flickr feed you may realise that I take a lot of photographs of food… I also take a fair few photographs of trains. My two boys love trains and they often drag me off to railway stations and level crossings to watch steam engines and other trains.

Torndao and the Torbay Express

This weekend the Trainz app for the iPad is on special offer for just 69p.

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Trainz we have been busy developing Trainz for mobile devices and we are pleased to give each and every iPad user the opportunity to have Trainz at your fingertips. With Trainz custom built input system to get the most out of the iPad’s touch functionality you’ll find driving Trains, laying tracks, creating layouts and completing scheduled tasks a breeze. Trainz Simulator iPad is packed full of content, routes and sessions to give you the best Train experience on any mobile platform. Trainz Simulator is a world first for iPad!

Trainz Simulator for iPad includes everything you need to build and operate your own dream railroad. You can build a fun layout in minutes, faithfully recreate a railroad from days gone by or develop a fully fledged prototypical route; the choice is yours.

So if your young children like trains then they may like this app.