Category: Travel tips

Dining In (And Around) Europe’s Train Stations

28-02-2015

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Food dilemmas at train stations: You’re waiting at Amsterdam Central station to catch the night train to Munich, and you suddenly realize there’s no dining car on the train. Or bak...

9 tips for exploring the Balkans by rail

16-01-2015

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The Balkans are perhaps the final frontier for adventurous train travel in Europe. By adventurous, I mean “no frills” but incredibly rich in raw travel experiences. Communism and c...

Night trains are awesome – this is why!

14-11-2014

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Chugging through Europe on night trains is the stuff of novels. At least in my book it is! That slightly nervous excitement of getting on a train as evening draws in, full of antic...

Packing tips for your Eurail vacation

10-10-2014

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One of the best things about travel by train is the freedom it gives you. No weight limits when it comes to your luggage. No fiddling around with clear plastic bags for liquids, pa...

Europe’s top 10 food cities

03-10-2014

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The best food cities in Europe Food, glorious food. One of the best things in life has to be tucking into an iconic dish in the very place where it was invented. Sauerkraut in Germ...

10 hacks for an epic Eurail trip

15-08-2014

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Finally: your Eurail pass arrives in the mail, and your imagination runs wild with the adventures you’re about to experience. Rolling into Seville at dusk and drinking tinto de ver...

A beginner’s guide to Germany with Eurail

09-07-2014

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As the economic powerhouse of Europe, Germany is a favored destination for Eurail travelers. This is thanks to its central location at the heart of the Old World, as well as its fi...