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

Norway’s Lovely Fjords

Norway in a nutshell® The Norway in a nutshell® tour takes you through the loveliest scenery in Fjord Norway. Travel the mountains by rail, the fjords by boat, and take a breathtaking bus journey up the steepest road in Northern Europe, the Stalheimskleiva!

Choose from five… more>

Jul 22nd
Posted by Angela in Scandinavia

Travel from Malmö to Stockholm, Berlin or Åre

Malmö to Stockholm on Snälltåget

If you’re traveling around Sweden, we’ve got you covered with the complete range of train tickets and rail passes to choose from. And now we’ve added Snälltåget to the list, offering daily service between Malmö and Stockholm, Sweden… more>

Jun 11th
Posted by Angela in Europe,Germany,Scandinavia

An Introduction to Australia Rail Passes

Choose from 4 rail passes to travel the Land Down Under

From the eastern coastlines of Queensland and New South Wales to the vast Outback, Australia offers many exotic landscapes to explore. With 4 great rail passes to choose from, you can be sure there’s one to the region… more>

May 2nd
Posted by Ruben in Australia

Glasgow, the London of the north

By Patti Nickell

GLASGOW, Scotland.  Eight of us sat around a table – flasks, tubes and bottles filled with liquids lined up before us.  Under the watchful eye of “Professor” Alastair, we mixed and mingled the liquids, adding a dollop of one… more>

Mar 31st
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Introducing the BritRail Scottish Highlands Pass

Discover Scotland’s scenic Highlands

Scotland’s Highlands are universally praised and considered among some of the UK’s most beautiful places to see thanks to a generous mix of majestic mountains, long glens, famous lochs, and stunning woodlands. The new BritRail Scottish Highlands Pass is ideal for traveling… more>

Jan 27th
Posted by Ruben in United Kingdom

Edinburgh to London: The East Coast Main Line

By Ruth J. Katz (Style and Travel Editor /  Promenade magazine / New York City)

I love train travel, but unfortunately, we do not have a very practical and efficient network in the United States for train travel, at least not the way the Europeans do… more>

Oct 22nd
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

A First Class experience

By Cherie Thiessen

We’re rolling along in our First Class coach from Penzance to Leamington Spa in the Cotswolds, and the four of us can’t stop smiling.  Hurray – we made the absolutely perfect decision on how to get around England.  You’d think we’d be immersed… more>

Jul 2nd
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Andrew’s Australian Rail Holiday – Travel Diary Part 3

Travel Diary Part 3: The XPT and The Sunlander

Day 7: Fly to Sydney

On day 7, I took a plane from Adelaide to Sydney and then continued onto Brisbane traveling on CountryLink’s XPT night train. The Sydney station is quite lovely. It’s also a very… more>

Endlessly and Effortlessly Enjoying Britain by Rail

By: Ruth J. Katz  (Style and Travel Editor / Promenade Magazine / New York City)

Just in time for an upcoming trip to London, BritRail has sent me, in my inbox, a missive touting a promotion on rail travel.  How lucky am I?  It’s not enough that… more>

Mar 15th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,United Kingdom
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