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7 European Destinations for All Seasons

16-02-2017

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Guidebooks and travel bloggers might tell you that unless you’re into skiing, the indoors, or very cold hands, Europe is mainly a summer destination. But don’t believe those brief ...

Best Events in Europe This February

24-01-2017

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February may still be a little chilly on the European continent. But despite (or maybe because of) this, it’s surprisingly festive. Carnivals, festivals, and events abound. Here ar...

The Ultimate Eurail Winter Itinerary

28-11-2016

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Many travelers head to Europe in search of warmth and sunshine. But, all too often, this comes with elevated prices and a plethora of other sweaty brochure-fanning tourists. Winter...

Central Europe in Winter: Our Top 4 Cities

04-11-2016

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Days may be shorter and temperatures much lower, but winter is a great time to travel around Europe to beat the crowds and feel the holiday spirit. Many cities in Western Europe ha...

Hit the Slopes by Train: Skiing with Eurail

10-02-2015

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The Netherlands wins the dubious distinction of being one of the worst places in Europe for Alpine skiing. More than a quarter of its land is below sea level, and its highest point...

Traveling in Winter: The Pros and Cons

07-11-2014

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Blame it on the brochures, but for some reason when people think of traveling through Europe, they picture it in a constant state of sunshine. Blazing blue skies at the Eiffel towe...

8 Winter Train Travel Moments with Eurail

15-10-2013

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During our last winter Eurail journey through Europe’s coldest corners of Scandinavia and Switzerland, we drank in spectacular views of snow-quilted fjords, valleys, and ski ...