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 …

Modern Orient Express – train from Netherlands to Istanbul Turkey

The Orient Express appeals to many. Famous books and movies like Murder on the Orient Express are bestsellers even in modern time. Throughout history, there are many referrals to train travel in Europe on the Orient Express route. But what is it like to travel on the modern Orient Express? …