The 10 Most-Read Blog Posts of 2017

The year is almost over: the perfect time to have a look at our 10 most-read blog posts of 2017. The cheapest European cities, Europe for Disney lovers, tips for taking better photos from a train: you all loved it. In 2018 there will be plenty more travel inspiration on this blog, so stay tuned.

Most-read blog posts

10. How (And Why) To Add London To Your Eurail Trip

most-read blog posts | Big Ben in London at sunset

As of 2017, your Eurail Pass is valid on the famous Eurostar high-speed train between London, Lille, Brussels, and Paris. This means that it’s now easier and cheaper than ever to include the English capital in your Eurail adventure. This is how, and why, you should consider going about it.

9. 7 Of The Cheapest European Cities By Train

most-read blog posts | View over Cesky Krumlov in Czech Republic

Planning a Eurail trip but concerned about your budget? There’s no need to skimp on your itinerary. With careful planning and the inclusion of some wallet-friendly cities, you can easily extend your trip without breaking the bank. Here are 7 of the cheapest European cities you can visit with your Eurail Pass.

8. 14 Tips For Taking Better Photos From A Train

most-read blog posts | Train in Swiss Alps

These days it’s almost impossible to have a profound life experience and not reach for your phone or camera. Though many will argue that it’s better to live the moment than attempt to capture it on a memory card, there’s nothing quite like looking back through your photo collection to relive your rail experiences. Taking photos from a train isn’t always easy though. Here are some tips to help get the best pics while on the move, regardless of your experience or equipment.

7. 6 Things To Do In Sorrento, Italy (And Around)

most-read blog posts | Aerial view of Sorrento, Italy

Italy’s vast coastline is littered with idyllic little towns and postcard-worthy resorts. This includes Sorrento, which is just a short train ride south of Naples. This small bustling town has earned a reputation as a hub to the Amalfi Coast’s best spots. Due to its size and accessibility, it’s better to base yourself here than in a tiny cliffside neighborhood with a population of 500. Find out the things to do in Sorrento (and around).

6. Europe For Disney Lovers: 7 Must-See Places

most-read blog posts | View of Paris from top of Notre Dame

When you’re hunkered down in a dark movie theater indulging in the guilty pleasure of a Disney film, it’s easy to think that these worlds are completely make-believe. But the good news is that many of these magical scenes are real, and just a train ride away on your next European rail journey. There are many places in Europe for Disney lovers. Here are 7 real-life locations that inspired the films.

5. 6 Famous Streets In Europe To Walk Along

most-read blog posts | Paris Champs Elysees at night

If you’re about to embark on a rail journey, you probably favor tracks over tarmac. But don’t reject roads simply because they lack the charm and efficiency of rail. Here are six famous streets in Europe worth getting off the train for.

4. 8 Medieval Towns To Visit When You’re In Europe

most-read blog posts | Colorful town square in the village of Hallstatt Austria

Europe is home to some of the world’s leading economies and technologically advanced cities in the world. But it’s also a perfect looking glass back into medieval times. This juxtaposition of new and old makes it a fascinating continent to explore, especially when you can sail between totally unique town centers on world-class railway lines. Here are 8 incredible medieval towns to explore by rail.

3. The Best National Dishes Of Europe With Eurail

most-read blog posts | Female with Potica food

Few things will connect you to a country better than local food. Most places have embraced new cuisine and modern variations on all-time classics. But if you want to get back to basics, you should try these national dishes of Europe.

2. 12 Songs That Will Make You Want To Travel Europe

most-read blog posts | Young woman looking out of the window in German ICE highspeed train medium

Travel and music make the perfect companions. Whether you’re planning a new trip, reflecting on a past one, or mid-way through a life-changing journey, some songs have the ability to instantly whisk you away and solidify memories. Here are 12 tracks that will make you want to explore Europe.

1. Vienna To Ljubljana By Train

most-read blog posts | View over Ljubljana in the evening

When travelers think of scenic European train rides, it’s usually Switzerland, Germany, and France. And they wouldn’t be wrong. But what many people don’t realize is that just slightly further east is one of the most spectacular and underrated train journeys in Europe. It connects Vienna to Ljubljana, two of Europe’s most exciting capital cities.

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