TRAINS

GoldenPass Belle Epoque vs GoldenPass Panoramic – The Battle of the GoldenPass

The GoldenPass is a pretty train line that runs between Montreux and Lucerne. For part of it, two gorgeous trains take tourists in style. The GoldenPass Belle Epoque is a vintage style train, and the GoldenPass Panoramic is equipped with extra windows for fabulous views. We took a day trip to Gruyere travelling one way… Continue reading GoldenPass Belle Epoque vs GoldenPass Panoramic – The Battle of the GoldenPass

Refinement on the Rails – Rovos Rail from Pretoria to Victoria Falls Full Review

Four nights of elegance, adventure and romance. Join us for a full review of our time travelling with Rovos Rail from Pretoria to Victoria Falls.

16 Rovos Rail Train Tips – Everything You Need to Know About Rovos Rail

If you are off on the trip of a lifetime, catching the Rovos Rail train, you going to be full of questions. We have put together our own Rovos Rail FAQs as a quick reference guide for your amazing trip. Read on for our top Rovos Rail train tips.

The Pros and Cons of Interrail and Eurail

In May of 2023, we spent a month travelling around Europe with an Interrail pass. Mr Fluskey was there for some of it too but had to work a bit. We had Global Passes with unlimited travel days so their most flexible and wide ranging pass. After a month of travel, I have compiled a… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Interrail and Eurail

10 Reasons to Choose a First Class Interrail Pass

Travelling across Europe with interrail (for Europeans) or Eurail (for the rest of the world) is a travel rite of passage. Whether you are a hard-saving graduate, millennials after a fun adventure that is different from your normal holiday or recent retirees with time to travel, it is an amazing way to see the continent.… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Choose a First Class Interrail Pass

Interrailing Switzerland on a Budget – How to Save Money in Switzerland

Interrailing in Europe is a rite of passage for travellers from across the world. The ticket can seem expensive but one country where it really pays off is Switzerland. You will save money when compared to booking individual trains for sure. However, there soon comes the realisation that you need to pay for everything else… Continue reading Interrailing Switzerland on a Budget – How to Save Money in Switzerland