European Rail Travel Articles

London to the Alps on the overnight Eurostar

Whether you're a snowboarder or a skier you'll appreciate this more civilised way to get to the Alps.

London to Romania by train

Beautiful, peaceful and, on the whole friendly, it is well worth making the time to see before modernity inevitably hits.

London to Istanbul by train

One of the longer train journeys across Europe, London to Istanbul is still very much doable and takes in some of the continent’s most interesting cities and trains.

London to Berlin by overnight train

London to Berlin by train is a well-traveled route, guaranteed to throw up a mix of backpackers, commuters, German businessmen and those on their way to Eastern Europe and beyond.

The benefits of travelling by train

If you are wondering whether or not travelling by train is a better alternative to air and car travel read on.

The Algarve

As a former kingdom in its own right, the Algarve has a rich past and promising future.


Nestling in the southern depths of Germany at the foot of the Alps, Bavaria is easily the largest of Germany's states and its most popular holiday destination.

The Best German Christmas Markets (Weihnachtsmarkt)

Most of the major German Christmas Markets are special, but some are very special, welcome to our guide to the best Christmas Markets

The latest

Bulgaria invests in its sleeper services
Bulgaria invests in its sleeper services

The sleeper carriages operating from Sofia to Varna and Burgas get a revamp!

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