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)
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.
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.
Our latest Train of Thought: Our Facebook fans debate France versus Italy in our France-Italy TGV discussion. Plus one fan wins tickets!
Traveling from London to Paris is fast & easy on-board Eurostar. Find things to do in London and Paris and learn how to travel between the cities by train.
Only 20 minutes from Paris, the Palace of Versailles is France’s grandest & most famous chateau. We’ve got travel tips from Paris to Versailles plus a few fun facts about the chateau!
So you want to go France, and you’ll probably fly into Paris…. but then what? This might help you out: it’s our list of top 10 cities to visit in France by train this year. Bon voyage!
We want your European train trip to be fun, filled with memories, and most of all — affordable! Check out our top money saving tips for European train travel.
We asked our Twitter fans for their tips on taking a romantic trip to France. Recurring themes: wine, food, and our personal favorite: long train rides. Read on for some wanderlust-inducing tips and photos!
So what exactly are the most romantic things about taking the train in Europe? Let us count the ways…
Look, we know you’re going to try to find some Eurail Pass hacks anyway, so at least this way we can make sure you’re doing it right. Happy hacking!