Peace-loving and cheery. Fjords and forests. Come to Norway and see why Norwiegans are some of the happiest people on earth.
Everyone knows that the Alpine views from a train chugging up a mountain in Switzerland are spectacular. But all is not just a visual feast. The food served on board is just as extraordinary.
Since Columbus became the first European to see cocoa beans over 400 years ago, the Swiss have been churning out chocolate and delivering deliciousness worldwide.
The SNCF launches new campaign to target the million-plus fare dodgers each year. Plus, giving Eurostar a little competition and rail cards saving Brits a bit of quid – all in this weeks Fast Track news.
A short train ride under the Alps and you’ll find yourself in the sparkling sunshine of Ticino – the Italian-speaking canton of Switzerland.
Will stimulus money bring high-speed rail to fruition? Are the Russians joining the rail race? Here’s the latest in the Fast Track.
The Summer Season at Tivoli Gardens, now through September 29, 2010 Located in the heart of Copenhagen, Denmark – the Tivoli Gardens
The Glacier Express panorama train travels straight through the Swiss Alps – from the jutting-into-the-sky Matterhorn to the Upper Engadine. This journey really is the destination.
First Edition of High Speed Rail News Imagine going from Great Britain to the Great Wall – by train and in two days flat. This is just one of the exciting ideas gaining traction overseas.
This blog section dares to decimate any notion that the train is anything but modern, efficient and futuristic. And will change the way we travel in exciting new ways.
Great Family and hiking travel destination in the Swiss National Park with interactive trails and easy tour with little marmots and Alp Grimmels. And as always, you can get here from various points throughout Switzerland with its easy-to-navigate rail system.
Lucerne – the gateway to central Switzerland – sits on its eponymous lake surrounded by mountainous majesty. Making this city a perfect jumping off point to seeing the country’s major attractions.
Portugal has a shining coast and it is easy to get to by train from capital Lisbon, which has gorgeous beaches, golf courses and architecture adorned by azulejos – decorative, ceramic tile – are a feast for the eyes.
Suggestions on Paris shopping at French Trotters, a chic, fashionable store in the heart of Paris.
Jean experiences the different cuisines of the French regions using the France Rail Pass.