Laurel Robbins

Laurel is an award winning adventure travel blogger at Monkeys and Mountains. Her goal is to get people outdoors and in nature more often while traveling.

Germany’s Best Christmas Markets by Rail



There’s no better way to visit the German Christmas markets than with your Eurail Pass, since you’ll definitely want to visit more than one! Visit markets in Germany...

Europe’s 10 Must-See Natural Wonders



Europe is about more than just big cities. Natural wonders in Europe abound, and the extensive train network means you can also visit many of the continent’s more remote area...

Oktoberfest: How to Get There by Train



Oktoberfest is Germany’s most famous celebration, and for good reason – it’s all about celebrating beer! It’s also the world’s largest fair, attracting more than 6 million people –...

How to Visit Neuschwanstein Castle by Train



Neuschwanstein Castle is Germany’s most famous castle. Located just under 2.5 hours from Munich, it’s easy to visit Neuschwanstein castle by train. It receives more than 1.3 ...

Berlin to Munich by Train



Berlin and Munich (München) are two of the most popular tourist destinations in Germany. Berlin, Germany’s biggest city, is well known for its arts and culture scene. It is h...