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Train travel in Germany - 15 tips for a smooth journey

Are you planning to travel by train in Germany? Here is a beginner's guide for those of you who are going on the long-distance trains, with tips on everything from bicycle tickets to a practical dictionary.

Traveling by train in the Czech Republic - That's how it works

The distances in the Czech Republic are not great and with a well-developed railway network and fresh trains it is a pleasure to travel around by train. I have tried traveling by train in the Czech Republic from Brno to Prague and can only say one thing - I would love to do it again!

Train hopping in Japan - How does it work?

Traveling by train in Japan can be a breeze some days and endlessly difficult other days. Here are tips on how to plan your train trip, with everything from customs and traditions to accommodation and food.