The Most Picturesque Ride on the Flåm Railway in Norway
Flåm, Norway, was a port of call on our cruise through Europe. It's a small village located on the Sognefjorden, the largest fjord in Norway. Then, we got to take a stunning ride through the village on the Flåm Railway!
The Most Luxurious and the Most Expensive Train (It’s Not the Orient or the Scotsman!)
The Maharaja Express, or the king of kings, is the world's best luxury train and goes through some of the most iconic destinations in India.
All Aboard the Skunk Train! (History and Ticket Info)
The Skunk Train is an iconic excursion railroad located in the northern California redwoods. Learn more about its history and how to catch a ride!
My Ride on the World's First Solar-Powered Train
Here's an illustrated guide showing my experience when I traveled on the world's first solar-powered train in Byron Bay, Australia. Includes facts about the history of the solar train, photos plus information about timetable, fares, souvenirs and the location of stations in Byron Bay.
Guide to Using the Guangzhou–Kowloon Intercity Through Train
A guide to visiting the Southern Chinese city of Guangzhou from Hong Kong using the Guangzhou–Kowloon Intercity Through Train service.
A Northern Arizona Grand Canyon Railways Vacation Trip: What's in Store
Carved by the Colorado river, the Grand Canyon is the most popular tourist site in Arizona. In 2013, there were 130,191 northbound boardings. By train, view the inspiring scenery and "the canyon."
Why Seoul Metro and Taipei MRT Are Two of the Top Subway Systems in Asia
Subways or Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Systems in Seoul, Taipei, Tokyo, and Hong Kong are known to be efficient, reliable, safe, and clean. See how Seoul Metro and Taipei MRT fared.
How to Use Mexico City's Underground System ("El Metro")
Depending on your physical condition and your personality, using Mexico City's subway can be either the fastest and cheapest way to move around the city or a total hassle. Read on to find out if it is for you!
London to Barcelona by Eurostar's High-Speed Train
A journey from London to Barcelona, via Paris. How to book tickets, where to stay and what to do. Plenty of information for the traveller, with tips and advice to help smooth your trip.
Crossing Canada by Train - VIA Rail and The Canadian
Tips, suggestions and a review—including photos of the inside of a cabin—based on my experiences travelling by train between Toronto and Vancouver, Canada on VIA Rail's Canadian.
How to Avoid Boarding Chaos on Amtrak at Chicago Union Station
If you’re planning to take Amtrak from Chicago Union Station, read the following tips to make the boarding process less confusing, less stressful, and much more manageable.
Amtrak Adventure: Riding the Train From Portland to Vancouver
Vancouver BC, is a beautiful city and always worth a visit for those living in or visiting Portland OR. One economical and relaxing way to travel to Vancouver is by taking the Amtrak Cascades train.
Amtrak Journey Suggestions — Long-Distance Rail Trips You Could Take Across the USA
Long-distance rail passenger trips on Amtrak are increasing in popularity. A train provides a unique perspective of American scenery as you roll through it. These tips may help you select an Amtrak route that will work for you.
Planning a Trip on Amtrak? Get in the Right Frame of Mind
Amtrak is a unique travel experience, but some travelers come away from their trip dissatisfied because they start out expecting way more than Amtrak can possibly deliver. For an Amtrak trip, especially an overnight trip, it's important to embark with the right frame of mind.
Riding an Amtrak Train Overnight: Tips for First-Time Rail Travelers
Traveling overnight on an Amtrak train can be an unusual, enjoyable, and even exciting adventure. Hopefully, some of the tips in this article will be helpful if and when you decide to try this unique travel experience.
IRCTC Waiting Lists and Chances of Ticket Confirmation
Read details about the different types of waiting lists in IRCTC railway ticket booking. Also, find out about the chances of ticket confirmation for different waiting lists.
A Ride on Colorado's Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (DSNGR)
All aboard this pictorial review of the scenic train ride from Durango to Silverton, Colorado, and back.