Category: Trains

  • A half-day Kutna Hora itinerary

    A half-day Kutna Hora itinerary

    The small Bohemian city of Kutna Hora is most notable for its well-known churches. Outside of those, the city doesn’t leave you much to do that you can’t accomplish in four to five hours. This makes it the perfect place to enjoy a half-day trip from Prague. This Kutna Hora itinerary will take you to…

  • Best way to get from Dublin to Belfast and vice versa

    Best way to get from Dublin to Belfast and vice versa

    Ireland and Northern Ireland are so close to each other, it’s a shame to visit one and not the other. If you happen to be in Dublin, you’re separated by just 160 km from Belfast, which makes visiting for a couple of days relatively simple and hassle-free. So which is the best way to get…

  • How to get from Ljubljana to Lake Bled

    How to get from Ljubljana to Lake Bled

    If you’re in Slovenia’s capital and you want to get to its most famous outdoor attraction, you will have no problem doing so. Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled is simple and affordable. How far is Lake Bled from Ljubljana? Luckily, Lake Bled is just about a one-hour drive from Ljubjlana so it’s easily and…

  • When you people watch at the train station

    When you people watch at the train station

    The train station looks like a massive crosswalk. Everyone is zigzagging around one another as if walking on imaginary zebra stripes. Some people are obviously just commuting through the station, carrying small briefcases or maybe not carrying anything at all. Others are pushing carts full of cling wrapped rollerboards and backpacks. They probably came a…

  • A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    While spending two days in Kandy, we got FOMO over not having planned to take the Sri Lanka train from Kandy to Ella. So at the last minute, we decided to take a day trip to Nuwara Eliya, which is in the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea country and on the train route to Ella.…

  • Practical advice about the Kandy to Nuwara Eliya train

    Practical advice about the Kandy to Nuwara Eliya train

    I can’t remember the last time any travel experience was quite as hyped by blogs and travel magazines as the scenic train from Kandy to Ella in Sri Lanka. This 6+ hour ride goes through the mountainous region of Sri Lanka, through small villages and vast tea plantations. It’s widely heralded as the most beautiful…