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Travelogue Rail Europe
Aug 31 2011 (9:03AM)
News Entry# 36294 Rail Europe: Train Travel Made Easy
Posted by: rdb*^ Added by: rdb*^ Aug 31 2011 (9:05AM)
Thoreau supposedly said, “It is not worthwhile to go around the world to count the cats in Zanzibar.” We don’t think Thoreau knew about Rail Europe! It has been our “fall back” solution every time we ran into travel difficulties on the continent.We are comfortable on Europe’s trains; we have used Rail Europe so often. It’s a simple process and easily understood even in a country like Romania where English is hardly heard especially in remote areas and that’s surely where we are heading now. The train stops for a moment and we ask each other, Could that be our taxi, but no, we have an hour still to go on our journey.We know where we’re going, of course, and we have taken a precaution because it’s getting late and we are heading into the land where Dracula was born and by dark in this far-off place surely we should be...