In the news this week: NTV’s Italo train launches, updates on Florida’s SunRail project and Greece consider selling some of its rail assets.
An argument for taking the Hop On, Hop Off City Sightseeing Tours from a reluctant traveler due to her loyalty to off the beaten track traveling.
Traveling alone in the down season gives an opportunity to experience the city and local life in a different way. Read about travel using city cards and a sightseeing tour through Portugal and Spain.
Learn about the great places to visit in Britain easily from London by train. Here are our top 5 favorite places to experience the diverse offerings of Britain.
Learn about California’s new high-speed rail business plan, the “All Aboard Florida” rail project and some challenges faced by the Desert Xpress in Nevada.
Jackie DeForges is a lifelong dedicated travel lover and a Rail Europe Travel Consultant from our Chicago office. On her off time, Jackie goes on exciting travel adventures and in this post, she writes about using the Barcelona Card, which was supplied by Rail Europe. Learn about Jackie’s off the beaten path findings in Barcelona, Spain.
Jackie DeForges is a lifelong dedicated travel lover and a Rail Europe Travel Consultant from our Chicago office. On her off time, Jackie goes on exciting travel adventures and in this blog series she writes about using the Global Pass and Barcelona, Lisbon, Sevilla Cards, which were supplied by Rail Europe. Jackie is excited to share her travel stories with you!
French teacher, travel lover and train enthusiast, Ben Ratliff writes about his “life changing” journey across Europe. In this blog post, he shares his travel adventure in Prague, Czech Republic using the Eastern European Pass.
Could the maglev rail technology be used as a way to launch space shuttles? Discover StarTram, along with the latest high-speed rail news from around the world.
Americans commercialize this holy day with green-tinted Guinness, “Kiss me I’m Irish” buttons and parades a-plenty. In Ireland, traditions abound without the corny green beer. Read about the top 10 reasons why it is better to celebrate in Ireland and how to travel from Britain by ferry.
Our guest blogger Ben Ratliff shares some tips about visiting famed impressionist painter Claude Monet’s house in Giverny, only a 45-minute train ride from Paris.
French teacher, travel lover and train enthusiast, Ben Ratliff writes about the first-stop in his European travels using an Eastern European Pass in Bulgaria.
For years, Ben had hoped to travel back to Europe like he did after high school. He contacted Rail Europe, and we set him up with rail passes to reconnect him with his passion of traveling by train.
Architectural and industrial design is on display in our round-up of high speed rail news, with a look at the world’s fastest trains and a new design for Paris’ Austerlitz station.
Learn about the exciting happenings in the Swedish cuisine that no longer deserves its “tasteless porridge” reputation. Let’s have a taste of a cuisine that’s not just fishy, but a way of life for ages.