Metropolitan Touring Announces New Railway Adventure Through Ecuador

There are many ways to get around Ecuador, but none quite like riding the rails. With the introduction of Tren Crucero by Ecuadorian Railways, Metropolitan Touring looks to take a step forward as the go-to tour operator for booking the...Read more

ItaliaRail Partners With Thello to Offer New Paris to Rome Route

ItaliaRail has partnered with Thello – the night train service linking Paris to the Italian cities of Milan, Brescia, Verona, Vicenza, Padua and Venice – to offer a new Paris to Rome route, with stops in Bologna and Florence. Thello...Read more

Goway Offers Incredible Asia Train Experiences

Traveling by train is an efficient, exciting, relaxing and scenic way to experience a destination. It offers travelers the chance to interact with locals, and is usually more convenient than traveling to/from the airport, on top of being great value....Read more

Rocky Mountaineer Launches 2013 Brochure

Rocky Mountaineer has announced the launch of its 2013 brochure, which features three new initiatives that will launch in the 2013 season. Rocky Mountaineer will debut its fifth rail journey, Coastal Passage, connecting the major cities of Seattle, WA and...Read more

South Africa: The Blue Train Offers Free Hotel Night Pre or Post Journey

Those traveling on the Blue Train, a moving five-star hotel on wheels, now have their choice of one complimentary night’s stay to be used either pre or post journey in Pretoria or Cape Town South Africa, where the train departs...Read more

New Tour Offerings Pair Rail Travel with Glacier Trekking in the Chugach National Forest

A selection of new tour offerings from the Alaska Railroad and local guide service Ascending Path will offer Alaska visitors an unusual opportunity to pair glacier hiking and ice climbing with rail travel through some of the state’s most stunning backcountry...Read more

Verde Canyon Railroad Presents Rhythm on the Rails

April 14 Verde Canyon Railroad is introducing the first annual Rhythm on the Rails. Eight distinctive musical acts representing a variety of melodic styles will each play a private concert in every coach car before rotating through the train on...Read more

South Africa: 50% Savings on The Blue Train Through March 31

The most lavish train on the planet is now more accessible, thanks to spectacular newly-launched promotions for jet setters wishing to travel to South Africa. This moving five-star hotel on wheels has hosted countless presidents, celebrities and royalty and is...Read more

Luxury Train in Peru Wins Conde Nast Traveler Award

The Hiram Bingham 5 star train, one of three rail journeys that Goway offers, won the Condé Nast Traveler award in the category for Specialist Train Operators. Named after the explorer who rediscovered Machu Picchu 100 years ago, the Hiram...Read more

Slovakia to Join the Eurail Global Pass in 2012

Eurail Group has announced that Slovakia will join the Eurail Global Pass on the January 1, 2012. The national railway of Slovakia will be included in the classic Eurail Global Pass offer, which permits unlimited rail travel throughout a range...Read more