Tag: train

Four best train journeys in the world from the most scenic UK views to 200mph routes

TRAIN travel isn’t going anywhere, with a number of new routes launching across the globe. This includes sleeper trains across Europe and even plans for new routes connecting London to Paris and Amsterdam. 6 From the UK to China – these are our favourite travel routesCredit: Alamy And the Sun Travel team are big fans…

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‘The reflection of snow-tipped trees in an ice-cold lake melted hearts’: readers’ favourite winter train rides | Rail travel

Italy-Switzerland: lovely chocolate! I was lucky enough to ride the Bernina Express from Tirano to St Moritz. The views are incredible and the scale of the countryside is vast, with snow-topped mountains, rivers, lakes and glaciers. There are announcements in English and German throughout the journey, providing details as to where you are along the…

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Help me, LP: How can I see Europe by train in one week?

In this series, Lonely Planet’s team of writers and editors answers your travel problems and provides tips and hacks to help you plan a hassle-free trip. A train question? We had to kick this over to Lonely Planet’s own Tom Hall, our resident expert on all things train related. Question: I have one week’s vacation…

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