German Rail Pass Christmas Shopping Special

Save up to 20% on your German Rail Pass

Discover Germany at its most breathtaking period of the year as the various towns are lit up and come to life with Christmas Markets. You can now save up to 20% off the purchase of a 5 or… more>

Oct 1st
Posted by Angela in Europe,Germany

Whimsical Barcelona: Picasso, Gaudi & much more!

It’s not every day that you can say you fell asleep in France and woke up in Spain! So we stepped off the Elipsos Trenhotel overnight train curious, excited and eager to explore Barcelona. First stop, Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel to drop off our luggage, where we… more>

A day in Paris en route to Barcelona

We arrived in Paris on Thello’s overnight train* and after leaving our luggage at the station, hopped on the metro to where else but the Eiffel tower! With only a day in Paris we couldn’t have done it without the City Sightseeing tour bus…. more>

A day in Rome

With yesterday’s afternoon experience under our belt, we felt ready to tackle a full day in Rome. And with the Trevi Fountain being so close to our hotel, we actually set out to go see it again first thing in the morning before the crowds so we… more>

Amazing Rail Journeys in Spain & Italy

Follow Angela & Jen’s travels: take two

For our fellow train travel lovers, you may recall Angela and Jen’s UK Adventures from two years ago. And now we’re happy to announce that we’re looking forward to sharing another exciting rail trip with you…only this time,… more>

Travel Back in Time to Medieval England: Norwich

By Marilyn Jones

Train travel has made a day away from London an easy proposition for travelers based in the capital city. One city you might like to consider is Norwich, the most complete medieval city in England with the largest intact medieval street pattern in… more>

May 22nd
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Rails & Tires: A combination trip to rural England

An American couple blends train and auto travel for a holiday in rural south-central England. 

by Laurel Kallenbach

As a North American accustomed to driving on the right-hand side of the road, I break into a cold sweat at the prospect of navigating Britain’s left-sided motorways. The convenient,… more>

May 15th
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

German Rail Pass Extension Promotion

In conjunction with City Sightseeing

Here are two great reasons to travel to Germany and beyond this season.

First, you can save over 80% on the regular price of a German Rail Pass Extension when you purchase between April 1st and June… more>

Apr 1st
Posted by Ruben in Discounts,Europe,Germany

Day 6 – A First Class Experience: TransPennine Express & Castle Stay at Swinton Park

May 19, after a night pub hopping in Edinburgh we woke up and headed out for a morning tour aboard City Sightseeing Edinburgh, which once again highlighted interesting historical buildings and attractions en route, where we hopped off at Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile.

With an… more>

Day 5 – The Stunning Windy Cities: Glasgow & Edinburgh

May 18, we woke up in Glasgow and headed straight for the City Sightseeing bus, which gives a tour of the city and makes 24 stops at points of interest where you can hop on and off to explore.  The people sitting across from us kept raving about… more>

Designed by: Impromptu Solutions