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Make the Best of Your Eurail Benelux Pass

When travelling Europe by train there is always the question of “Should we buy point to point tickets or buy a rail pass?” If you are thinking of travelling to the Netherlands, Belgium and/or Luxembourg, here is a perfect itinerary to make the most out of your Eurail… more>

Apr 18th
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Europe

5 Day Trips an Hour from London

 

So you’ve started planning your UK trip and want to make the best out of your days. As most people start with London, it’s easy to plan a couple of days downtown and add some day trips to the mix. The best part is that you don’t… more>

Apr 6th
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Europe,United Kingdom

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 will never run out… 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

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

New! SNCF E-Tickets for travel in France

Book it here, receive your ticket PDF by email and simply print it at home, ready for travel! 

Now available, SNCF E-TICKET AND RESERVATION is valid for high speed TGV and Intercity trains between select stations in France. Tickets are available in three fares (High Flex, Mid Flex, Non Flex) and… more>

Jul 11th
Posted by Angela in Europe

Eurail Extra Days Promotion

Get 1 to 5 extra travel days on your pass

Travel further with Eurail’s Extra Days Promotion! Already offering great value for travel throughout Europe, now your pass will have anywhere from 1-5 extra travel days added for free.

Buy your pass between July 1st and September 30th, 2016… more>

Jul 1st
Posted by Angela in Europe
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