The Best of Vacations By Rail: A Year in Review
Travelers journeyed to idyllic destinations throughout the United States and to wonderful cities throughout Canada and...
11 Dec 2019
The Grand Hibernian: Ireland's First Luxury Train
First launched in 2016, the Grand Hibernian presents an authentic atmosphere that embodies old Ireland with a contemporary...
24 Jan 2020
North America's Best National Parks to See by Train
National parks and railways have been tied together since the late 1800s.
24 Jan 2020
Hidden Treasures of Zurich
Switzerland’s largest city holds many unexpected treasures for travelers who know where to look.
05 Aug 2019
Top 5 Memorable Experiences on a Northern California Rail Tour
Here are the top 5 memorable experiences you can look forward to on a Northern California rail tour.
15 Jul 2019
How active will I be on my escorted tour?
The pace of an escorted vacation and its level of physical activity varies by the itinerary and tour type.
03 Jul 2019
Top 10 European Rail Trips Every Traveler Should Take
06 May 2019
A Journey to Remember: Across Canada in 17 Days
13 Mar 2019
Best Ports of Call for Your Rail and Cruise Vacation
There is no need to choose between the land and the sea when you embark on a Rail and Cruise Vacation from Vacations...
14 Feb 2019
Top Destinations for 2019 Rail Travel Around the Globe
Whether you desire history, culture or the serenity of nature, there are incredible destinations both far and near to...
08 Jan 2019
Ride Switzerland's first train route. The perfect excursion from Zurich.
Switzerland’s first train route, which went 16 kilometers from Zurich to Baden, opened in 1847.
24 Jan 2020
Five of the Best Holiday Season Getaways Around the World
From the snowy vistas of the Canadian Rockies to the sights and smells of Europe’s Christmas Markets, these are five...
05 Nov 2018
Five Things to See and Do in Banff in the Winter
Whether you crave adventure or relaxation, there is something to keep you entertained during Banff’s coldest days
16 Oct 2018
Five Things You May Not Know About VIA Rails Skeena Train
VIA Rail’s Jasper-Prince Rupert Train, formerly known as the Skeena Train takes two full days to complete, passing...
24 Sep 2018
Traveling With Kids: Five Family-friendly Rail Vacations in Canada
Whether you hope to explore in the mountains or sightsee in a big city, there is a rail package to fit your family’s...
31 Aug 2018
Independent and Escorted Rail Tours: What is the Difference?
You have the option to take one of our Independent Tours or with the help of a guide on our Escorted Tours. Before booking,...
08 Aug 2018
Five Things to Do in Nova Scotia Without Leaving the Shore
As the second smallest province in all of Canada, Nova Scotia is a quaint, charming locale that has much to offer,...
25 Jul 2018
A Beginners Guide to Alaska
Alaska is a land where amazing scenery comes to life and fantastic adventures await around every bend.
28 Jun 2018
Scenic Highlights of Rocky Mountaineer's First Passage to the West
Rocky Mountaineer’s First Passage to the West route is touted for its unique ability to connect East and West Canada...
11 Jun 2018
Five Incredible Things to Do in Quebec City for First-time Visitors
Steeped in history and surrounded by nature, Quebec City is a favorite destination of those traveling to Canada.