Writer and photographer Jack Callahan reflects on his experience traveling by train through France with Rail Europe’s Artist in Residence program.
Learn the best and most efficient way to travel to the Amalfi coast by train from Rome and Southern Italy.
You’ve arrived at your train station in Europe – now what? Here’s our advice for backpackers looking for easy & comfortable European hostels.
Spa overlooking the mountains? Fondue in a cozy chalet? Tobogganing, BBQs, & more? Mount Rigi isn’t called “Queen of the Mountains” for nothing.
Glacier3000: Skiing, dogsledding, an Alpine Coaster, the Peak Walk…. this is a pretty epic place, even for Switzerland.
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.
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…
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!
Visit the fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle: the one that inspired the castle from Sleeping Beauty!