Train Reviews

As someone who doesn’t ever fly, train travel is almost as important to me as travel by cruise ships and river ships.  Here you will find Amtrak train reviews and information and trains throughout in Europe.

Wonder how to take an Amtrak train to your cruise port?  It’s all here.  Plus train stations in Europe and how to get from the station to your cruise embarkation port.

 

Train Report – Amtrak Coast Starlight from Los Angeles to Seattle

Train Report – Amtrak Coast Starlight from Los Angeles to Seattle

It was a perfect opportunity.  When I had to go from Los Angeles to Portland, Oregon, it was a chance… View Post
Amtrak Pets on Board Program Expands Across the USA

Amtrak Pets on Board Program Expands Across the USA

Amtrak allows passengers to travel with their small pets. Amtrak announced they’ve extended and expanded their pets on board program.  This means… View Post
Aboard Amtrak Silver Star Without the Dining Car

Aboard Amtrak Silver Star Without the Dining Car

Will the traditional dining car become history? Last year, Amtrak made an executive decision. They decided to eliminate the inclusive meals… View Post
Upclose in the Canadian Rockies Aboard Rocky Mountaineer

Upclose in the Canadian Rockies Aboard Rocky Mountaineer

A Rocky Mountaineer rail trip fulfills many vacation dreams. “Bear on the right!” a male Aussie voice shouted as heads… View Post
Overnight on Amtrak from Florida to New York City

Overnight on Amtrak from Florida to New York City

There are plane people. And there are train people. Some people want to get there yesterday. Others, like me, enjoy… View Post
Amtrak Advice for Sleeper Car Passengers Plus Etiquette Tips

Amtrak Advice for Sleeper Car Passengers Plus Etiquette Tips

Helpful hints for Amtrak sleeper car passengers. If what I’ve read is accurate, there isn’t much etiquette to be found… View Post
How to Take an Amtrak Train to Your Cruise Port

How to Take an Amtrak Train to Your Cruise Port

Ride the train to your cruise port and forget flying! For those to love to cruise, life is easier living… View Post
Amtrak Capitol Limited Superliner Bedroom Review

Amtrak Capitol Limited Superliner Bedroom Review

Amtrak Capitol Limited from Washington DC to Chicago I travel quite a bit aboard Amtrak trains all over the country.… View Post
All Aboard to Hawaii

All Aboard to Hawaii

From Florida to Hawaii without flying. Tired of long lines at airports and long waits on the tarmac?  Even longer… View Post
Amtrak to Boston for my Holland America Canada New England cruise

Amtrak to Boston for my Holland America Canada New England cruise

Getting there is half the fun. Especially if you’re “getting there” by cruise ship. I don’t fly. So when I… View Post
Rocky Mountaineer adds new route for cruise passengers

Rocky Mountaineer adds new route for cruise passengers

A cruise to Alaska isn’t complete without a visit to Banff or Jasper in the breathtaking Canadian Rockies.  Long-time family-owned… View Post
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