During the Christmas season, Austria takes on a festive glow with snow coating its towns and cities while Christmas markets offer traditional Austrian goodies like glühwein and gingerbread.
The birth country of pizzas, gelatos and tiramisus, every mealtime in Italy guarantees a mouth-watering experience. Just for starters, here are some of our favourite foodie tips when visiting Italy’s most stunning cities.
It’s no secret that Austria is home to beautiful nature and a colourful culture. And lucky for us, these wonders are never too far from each other.
If you enjoy your dessert or sweet treats, then this is one journey around Europe you’ll want to embark on! We’ve done the homework so just hop on!
The French. They know good food, good fashion, good art, good wine… and they know a good party. In fact, they often take the lead in every celebration. Think bubbles! In France, there are festivals for everything. Here are just a few we think you shouldn’t miss! Bastille Day A very special day in France,…
France and Spain always greet travelers with beautiful landscapes, exciting discoveries, and singular gastronomic experiences. Thanks to high-speed service connecting 21 French and Spanish cities, the train offers hands down the most efficient, convenient, and comfortable way of getting from place to place — not to mention scenery beyond compare along the way. And good news: you…
All the cullinary highlights from the 2017 #TalesOnRail Artist in Residence trip in Germany.
Day 3 of our Artist in Residence program took us deep into the heart of the Black Forest.
Our guest authors from ETramping join us on the Rail Europe blog to tell us all about the best wine festivals in Germany by train!
Our latest Train of Thought: Our Facebook fans debate France versus Italy in our France-Italy TGV discussion. Plus one fan wins tickets!
Rail Europe invites you to discover Spain’s wine regions by rail. Explore Jumilla, Navarra, Rioja and take advantage of the country’s high-speed rail network.
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.
Everyone dreams of travel to Italy for different reasons: the wine, the fashion, the scenery (different but clearly equally fantastic reasons). While this country has something to offer everyone during every season, we think that Italy is particularly lovely in the fall, and it doesn’t get enough credit for all those fall festivals, delicacies, changing…
Swims in frozen lakes, ice rinks on top of monuments, & reindeer games: just your average winter in Europe.
Travel on the Bosfor Express from Bucharest to Istanbul to experience a city like no other. Istanbul is seated on two continents & offers something for every traveler!