Some stations along the route of the Empire Builder are just tiny outposts.
If you're in a sleeping car, you can stow unchecked luggage downstairs in these open shelves. That's our travel cooler on top.
What's in your travel cooler, Pippi? Glad you asked. Raw fruits and vegetables--enough for 3 days--plus Traderspoint yogurt. Oh, and limes for the random cocktail.
Nice for a snack in the observation car, a favorite place to watch the world go by through the large windows.
People here write, read, eat, gaze, make photographs, chat, or just relax.