24 Hours in Exeter

By: Helen Earley

The Cathedral city of Exeter is the perfect base for a visit South West of England. With two mainline rail stations (Exeter Central and Exeter St. David’s) and a smaller regional station (Exeter St. Thomas), it’s an easy journey there – and a… more>

Sep 28th
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Contributors,United Kingdom

Touring Scotland by Train

By Dan Rubinstein

After flying across the Atlantic Ocean, one of the best ways to get settled in the UK is to take a seat on a train. My wife, twin daughters and I recently travelled to Scotland from Canada, and after landing in Edinburgh, we went… more>

Aug 23rd
Posted by sara vanhandenhove in Contributors,United Kingdom

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

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

New E-tickets for Travel in Norway!

Choose your route, print your ticket and go

Norway is known for it’s beautiful fjord scenery and vibrant coastal destinations such as Oslo and Bergen. Now you can book NSB’s (Norwegian Railways) complete offering of train tickets which include a seat reservation, plus great savings with discounted… more>

Apr 21st
Posted by Angela in Scandinavia

Scotland declares 2015 to be the year of Food and Drinks

Scotland is getting ready to welcome visitors with attractions and events that celebrate its gastronomy. From Scottish Whisky to fresh sea plates, the mouth-watering offerings of Scotland will take center stage all year.

While on visit, one must try a plate of Haggis, Scotland’s national dish…. more>

Oct 6th
Posted by Ruben in United Kingdom

Reaching Top of Europe by rail

Travel in the Swiss Alps with the new Jungfrau Rail Passes

You can now purchase rail passes to travel on the Jungfrau Railways network in Switzerland. The 3-day Jungfrau VIP Pass and 6-day Jungfrau Railways Pass both allow you to travel to Kleine Scheidegg,… more>

Apr 1st
Posted by Ruben in Europe

Norway’s Flam Railway

A scenic journey in the heart of the fjords

Flam Railway takes you on a journey through Norway’s mountains and fjords in what many believe is among the finest rail experiences. Between the roaring falls and the quiet valleys, the Flam Railway presents many… more>

Mar 6th
Posted by Ruben in Europe,Scandinavia

Scottish Highlands Trivia

Enter for a chance to win BritRail Passes!

Take part in our Scottish Highlands Trivia for a chance to win a pair of 4-day BritRail Flexi Passes in First Class for travel across the UK, including the scenic Highlands of Scotland!

To celebrate the… more>

Mar 3rd
Posted by Ruben in Contests,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
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