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Three Great Reasons to Travel Europe by Train

Tweet If you want to tour Europe, you should definitely consider travelling by train. Taking the train can be a very exciting experience. Not only is traveling by train a thrilling experience, but it also comes with a lot of other perks. Below are three reasons that you should consider travelling by train: Save money […]

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Sympathy Points? Scavenger Hunt Appeal

Tweet This freeze frame was shot in Seville in the heart of downtown at the historic Catedral de Sevilla, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1987.  It was probably 9:30 at night and what met me was pandemonium.  There was an eager crowd of family and friends, flash bulbs popping off to capture the bride and […]

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The Dirty Word that Must Not Be Uttered

Tweet One thing I hate doing while traveling is making solid plans in advance. It goes against the core of my being, which is a combination of fear of committment and procrastination. It is a combination that has served me well over the years, though those that have had to deal with me in my […]

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Our Big Sponsor Announcement!

Tweet It is with a great sense of appreciation that I can announce that we have secured our primary European sponsor for The Ultimate Train Challenge…. Eurail.com! Eurail.com is the premier online sales agent of ‘Eurail Passes’ in the world. For the few that haven’t heard of them, here are the basics on Eurail Passes: […]

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Italian Train Travel, from an Expert

Tweet You’ve probably heard the line about how the Italian dictator Mussolini might not have been a very nice guy, but “at least he made the trains run on time,” right? This saying is trotted out at regular intervals, especially when one is in Italy and there’s a rail strike that’s halted all trains – […]

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