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.
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
The Gotthard Panorama Express is a scenic boat and train ride from Lucerne to Bellinzona. Learn how to book this route and travel with Rail Europe.
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.
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.
As if going to Switzerland wasn’t already bonus enough! Read on for our recommendations of the top five free things you can do with your Swiss Travel Pass.
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.
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!
We looked at the NY Times 52 Places for 2016 list and figured out how to reach every European place on that list by train. Except Malta – you need a boat for that.