Everyone dreams of travel to Italy for different reasons: the wine, the fashion, the scenery (different but clearly equally fantastic reasons). While this country has something to offer everyone during every season, we think that Italy is particularly lovely in the fall, and it doesn’t get enough credit for all those fall festivals, delicacies, changing … Continued
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Here’s our guide to the Top UNESCO sites in Europe, complete with plenty of train travel tips. How many of these top sites have you checked off your list?
Oktoberfest 2015 is coming up! We’ve taken care of all the background train travel planning so that you can get to the good part: drinking all that beer.
Our #TalesOnRail series continues as Marketing & Community Manager Jackie travels from Paris to Provence by train to see lavender, the Luberon, & more!
Everything you wanted to know about taking the Norway in a Nutshell route: in a nutshell. See what we did there?
You may have noticed a pattern with us lately: we’re big on the “discounts and budget travel” blog posts right now. We’ve talked about the best budget-friendly family attractions in Europe this summer, the best ways to take advantage of the current US dollar/euro exchange rate, and our tips for recent graduates and youth travelers … Continued
Youth travel to Europe this summer just got even easier: here’s our guide to the best youth discounts & benefits when traveling by train in Europe.
From food markets to flea markets and from Barcelona to Budapest, we’ve got you covered for the best European markets to visit this summer.
Our guide to the best family attractions in Europe this summer, from Expo Milano to Tivoli Gardens & beyond! Plus train travel tips & useful advice.
The World’s Fair is headed to Milan for 2015 and we couldn’t be more excited. Here’s your guide to Expo Milano 2015, from food to art to fun & beyond.
The Cat Museum. A town coming out the side of a mountain. The world’s longest art museum…in a subway system. All this & more in our 20 European Gems Roundup!
Don’t say we didn’t warn you — these traveling instagrammers are living the dream and their photos are about to make you extremely jealous.
Rail Europe staff head out to explore the scenic Swiss Travel System in 72 hours in our latest TalesOnRail installment. Glacier Express, GoldenPass, & more!
Get your best train travel photos ready — this week we’re excited to team up with PassionPassport for their Instagram challenge! Full rules & details about their contest here. We will be providing the prize for this contest, a Eurail Select Pass, but PassionPassport will be the ones actually running the contest and selecting the … Continued
Think you know the drill with hostels? Think again. These luxury European hostels will make you question everything you thought you knew about hostelling.