Category: Travel tips

6 Unmissable Summer Experiences in Switzerland



Thinking of Switzerland brings to mind images of a winter wonderland, with blankets of snow, cosy wooden chalets, and scores of skiers descending the slopes. But, Switzerland’...

A sustainable adventure in 5 easy steps



You already know that traveling by train is better for our planet than flying, but here are 5 more ways to reduce your carbon footprint while you’re on your Eurail trip and h...

Benefits of 1st class train travel in Europe



I boarded the first class carriage of Switzerland’s famous Glacier Express – possibly the most luxurious scenic train in Europe – and instantly felt out of sorts. One month of trav...

Here’s what’s new with Eurail in 2019



Happy new year! Wherever you were, we hope you got to see the new year in in style. We kicked it off with a couple big changes to the Eurail Pass – and if you haven’t heard the new...

9 insider Eurail tips for smart rail travelers



Traveling Europe with a Eurail Pass is the most efficient and scenic way to get around Europe, especially when you know a few Eurail tips and tricks to get the most out of your Pas...

Discovering the Greek Islands One by One



Europe consists of lots of countries and cities, some very small and some quite big. Almost all of these can be easily reached by train with a Eurail Pass, but what people might fo...

How to do Russia right



If you’re traveling to Russia for the FIFA World Cup, you’re in for a treat. A huge country with an incredible history awaits for you. Russia is the land of ballet, cou...