Gotthard Panorama Express: Luzern to Lugano by Scenic Boat and Train

Located in the heart of Switzerland, lovely Luzern is situated at the Vierwaldstättersee, or in English: Lake Luzern. A connection from northern Switzerland to Lugano and Italy in the south, has long been Europe’s desire. The Gotthard tunnel was a historic feat of engineering. Digging a tunnel underneath the mighty …

Switzerland’s Pre-Alpine Express: Scenic Train from Luzern to St. Gallen

Switzerland hosts some of the most beautiful scenic train rides in the world! The famous Bernina Express and the Glacier Express are of world class beauty. Although I 100% agree with this, during my 15 day railway trip through Switzerland, I discovered some hidden gems in the scenic railway route …

Thalys Train from Amsterdam to Paris: 12 things no one tells you

The high speed train from Amsterdam (the Netherlands) to Paris (France) is called the Thalys train. At first, the line only ran from Paris to Brussel (Belgium) but was extended to include the Netherlands too. Travel by train around Europe is super easy, affordable and has many benefits. As a …