Silver Meteor

Amtrak Silver Meteor Dining Car.

Lower Fares on Amtrak Sleeping Cars to Florida and New York

Now there’s a less expensive option to travel overnight to and from Florida. If you’ve never taken an overnight sleeper aboard Amtrak between New York and Miami, you are missing one of the most interesting, fun and relaxing ways to travel along the eastern seaboard.  But for many, the price of a compartment on Amtrak sleeping cars […] Read more…

One of the prettiest of the Amtrak Silver Meteor Dining Cars.

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 the journey.  For train people, the trip begins when you step onboard. Settle into your seat.  Wait for that forward lurch when the wheels engage, signaling the journey has begun. It’s slow travel; scenic, relaxing and […] Read more…

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 near a cruise ship homeport. There’s less stress on embarkation day with only short drive to the port. If you don’t live near a homeport, your choices to get there are limited. Endure a long-distance […] Read more…