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Expert Advice, News, Tour Resources & More - Travel Style

Vacations By Rail's Expert Advice, News, Tour Resources & More keeps you up to date with all the latest exciting train vacation and train tour options available throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Beyond.

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 twist.

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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 By Rail.

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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, learn which option is right for you.

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VIA Rail’s Ocean Train and Route in 8 Images

8 images of VIA Rail's Ocean train from Montréal to Halifax.

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Know Your Overnight Options on VIA Rail’s Canadian

When it comes to the sleeping accommodations on VIA Rail’s Canadian, travelers can choose from three classes: Economy, Sleeper Plus, and Prestige.

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10 Luxury Train images

10 images of the most luxurious train rides in the world.

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Dining Aboard the Canadian

The Canadian's dining car has the ambiance of a fine restaurant. Fine china, fresh cut flowers, and white tablecloths create a charming view on board too.

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Travel Back in Time by Steam Train

Steam trains offer a variety of scenic excursions throughout the world.

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The Venice Simplon-Orient Express and Beyond: Luxury Train Travel in Europe

Discover four of the most luxurious train offerings in Europe, including the Venice Simplon-Orient Express and the Golden Eagle Danube Express.

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Top 10 Fall Train Rides in the United States

Celebrate autumn with a rail escape through North America's strikingly beautiful fall foliage.

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