The best Christmas markets in Europe

Dresden Christmas Market

Bring the magic back to Christmas with mouthwatering bratwurst, a mug of glühwein and a train tour of Europe’s best Christmas markets.

When department stores and shopping malls start playing canned Christmas music as soon as Halloween is past, it can be... more>

Nov 25th
Posted by Angela in Europe,Germany

Everything in Rome you must eat, drink and see

By: Christine Williams, dontforgettomove.com

If you’re traveling through Italy by train there’s no excuse not to visit Rome. It’s centrally located, easy to get to and an absolutely incredible city. With some of the most recognized sights in the world, you... more>

Nov 11th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,Europe,Italy

Lisbon’s trams, trains and more hits with the kids!

By: Kathleen Cheong, Images by: Nico Marchand

Lisbon offered landmark after landmark, surprise after surprise. My son is a huge fan of trains so when we jumped on the infamous Tram 28, he was speechless (for once!). Jacob was in awe of our ride through the tight corridors of the... more>

Nov 11th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,Europe

How to plan a Scandinavia Triangle trip

Copenhagen, Denmark

Whether you’re planning a warm-weather trip or a winter visit, a smart way to experience the diversity of Scandinavia is to take the train around the Golden Triangle—Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm. No matter which city centre you start from, along the way you... more>

Nov 11th
Posted by Angela in Europe,Scandinavia

Family Travels in Lisbon

By: Kathleen Cheong, Images by: Nico Marchand

My breath was taken away the moment we drove away from the Aeroporto de Lisboa and into the city of Lisbon. The beautifully detailed tiles on the surrounding buildings, the artsy (and slippery!) sidewalks and the sense of history drew me right in.... more>

Nov 9th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,Europe

Top 10 Ways to Explore Melbourne

By: Dacia Popescu

With your Australia Discovery Pass in hand, which allows for unlimited travel aboard NSW TrainLink Regional network, you can travel to more than 365 destinations in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria by train and coach. Some top rail stops to include... more>

Oct 18th
Posted by Angela in Australia,Contributors

5 Reasons We Love Taking The Train In Italy

By: Christine Williams, dontforgettomove.com

When it comes to travel it can be easy to value the destination over the journey. After all, Italy has so much to see you wouldn’t want to waste a second. But what if you could enjoy... more>

Oct 3rd
Posted by Angela in Contributors,Italy

Five Unique Train Trips in Europe

Veranzza, Cinque Terre, Italy

For seasoned backpackers and luxury travelers alike, there’s a thrill in taking the train beyond the main travel corridors of Europe. If you’re planning to see the Continent by riding the rails to some new places, you may want to check... more>

Oct 3rd
Posted by Angela in Europe,Italy,Scandinavia,United Kingdom

Brighton & Hove: Seaside Retro

By: Dacia Popescu

Seaside Retro is the description that comes to mind when I think of Brighton, now Brighton and Hove; a coastal town in southern England, and only about 1 hour by train from London. Its close proximity to the city makes Brighton an enjoyable... more>

Jul 15th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,United Kingdom

A Traveler in Theatreland

By: Dacia Popescu

One thing that is a ‘must-do’ while visiting London is seeing British culture come to life by going to a musical or a play in one of the West End Theatres.  My favorites are:

The Phantom of the Opera, a Gothic-romantic tragedy musical composed... more>

Jul 15th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,United Kingdom
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