ACP Presents Canada Sweepstakes

Hey Canada!

As summer approaches, why not head to Europe in style? ACP Rail International is giving one lucky winner a chance to travel Europe by train in first class.

To enter, simply fill in the entry form on our Facebook page. The grand prize includes… more>

May 18th
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Canada,Contests

The Ultimate Belgium Guide

In our last blog post (Make the Best of Your Eurail Benelux Pass) we told you which cities to visit in Benelux. Now let’s go into more detail and we are starting off with Belgium!

Where to stay? GHENT

 

 

When travelling to Belgium,… more>

May 3rd
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Europe,Tips

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,Tips

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,Tips,United Kingdom

Top Cherry Blossom Tree Sightings in Kyushu

 

Have you always wanted to see cherry blossom trees at their peak blossom period in real life? Planning a trip to Japan in the future? Well, we’re here to help you out!  We found a couple of amazing places on the island of Kyushu that you can… more>

Mar 21st
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Japan,Tips

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,Tips

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
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