Freiburg – one of Germany’s most underrated cities

Freiburg, meaning free town, is a charming, traditional medieval town. It is also gateway to the Black Forest National Park, and so for cultural and natural heritage, there is no shortage of things to do in Freiburg.

Exploring the Swiss Alps by train

Switzerland is at the heart of the Alps, the most extensive and impressive mountain range in Europe spanning across seven countries. There is, therefore, no shortage of peaks to visit…

France-Spain High Speed: Discover the best of both worlds

Travel between France and Spain this winter and enjoy crowd-free cities filled with holiday cheer. We have prepared for you some travel ideas, that include not only the well-known locations, but also some hidden gems. Book your France-Spain tickets in advance to travel at low fares.

Autumn Hikes from European Cities

Autumn is a great time of year to enjoy the great outdoors. So if you enjoy hiking and the convenience of starting your trek in or near a popular European city centre, check out these four stunning day trails in or near Edinburgh, Paris, Lucerne and Baden-Baden.

Austria’s Secret Beauties Unveiled

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.

Chasing the Best Views in Switzerland

It might sound a lot and perhaps even far-fetched, but travelling a distance of 1,200km, across four language regions, through more than 90 tunnels and over about 295 bridges, while passing a series of majestic mountains and verdant valleys with zero rush is actually quite do-able in just a few days! Where is this possible?…

Europe’s Flower Power

If you like flowers, then check out these flower fields in The Netherlands, UK, France and Italy during the spring and summer months.

UK’s Top Five

Travelling the UK by train is one of the most relaxing and scenic ways to discover the real landscape of Britain. Here are our top five recommendations.