The “Chunnel Train” that travels between Paris and London as a new lounge — and it looks like the classiest Parisian apartment we’ve ever seen.
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I had ridden trains before. I had ridden trains in Europe before. But I’d never done something like this. (Dispatch from Rail Europe’s TalesOnRail program with writer Jack Callahan)
Dispatch from #TalesOnRail with Rail Europe: I went halfway around the world and stumbled on a childhood memory. You can’t plan that.
Writer and photographer Jack Callahan reflects on his experience traveling by train through France with Rail Europe’s Artist in Residence program.
You’ve arrived at your train station in Europe – now what? Here’s our advice for backpackers looking for easy & comfortable European hostels.
Keukenhof is the most popular garden in Europe, open for 8 weeks every year. Find out how to visit Keukenhof by train with Rail Europe!
Spa overlooking the mountains? Fondue in a cozy chalet? Tobogganing, BBQs, & more? Mount Rigi isn’t called “Queen of the Mountains” for nothing.
Glacier3000 has something for everyone — even for those of us who are scared of heights! It’s most popular for skiing, but there are a variety of activities for all ages and fitness levels. Here’s a quick glance at everything you can do! How to Get to Glacier3000 We started off in Gstaad, which is … Continued
Take a ride with us from Montreux to Broc as we taste test Gruyeres cheese and Cailler Chocolate — it’s the famous Chocolate Train route!
Day 5 of #TalesOnRail! We head up to the top of Mt Pilatus and then have the most scenic ride ever on the GoldenPass Line.
#TalesOnRail Artists in Residence Day 4: Switzerland! We travel by train, bus, boat, cogwheel, and cable car — all with a Swiss Travel Pass.
Day 3 of our #TalesOnRail Artist in Residence trip: we travel by train from Paris to Avignon!
And so the trip begins! In Episode 1, Sophie and Jack arrive bright and early on a Saturday morning, and we whisk them off almost immediately for a full day of Paris sightseeing. We take a literary tour through Saint-German-des-Pres and the surrounding areas, we enjoy an early evening apero at a sidewalk cafe, we … Continued
Introducing the two writers who joined the first Rail Europe #TalesOnRail Artist in Residence Program: Sophie Hardcastle and Jack Callahan.
Follow along every Monday for our new series: #TalesOnRail Artist-in-Residence Program, where we take 2 writers through France & Switzerland for a week of inspiration, trains, and SO MUCH cheese.