Blogger Diaries Day 4- Cesky Krumlov

Day 2 Since we had done lots of exploring the day before we thought we’d start with a lie in. Although when breakfast is over at 10, a lie in can only last till about 8:30 if you want to make the most of the free food! 😂 We got down and the hotel had…

Blogger Diaries Day 3- Cesky Krumlov!

An early start today, we got ourselves up for 6am to be out the door at 6:30 for our 7am train. When we checked out we had our city tax to pay which was only 87 koruna (£3.03), not a lot to ask towards upkeep of the beautiful city! We were a little heartbroken to…

Blogger Diaries- Day 2 Kutna Hora

We got up for an early start to the day to fit everything there is to see in, and made our way down to the free hotel breakfast. What a spread! Cheese, meats, fruit, cereal, bread eggs and sausages all laid out! We ate as much as we could fit in and set out for…

Blogger Diaries- Day 1 in Kutna Hora

Ahh Dublin airport, it’s been a few months! A quick scoot about the usual shops and a wee stop in to burger king for a travellers breakfast and we were set to go! A small delay on the plane  meant a tighter squeeze for catching our train, but we still had an hour and a…

Switzerland’s Chocolate Train

Anyone got a sweet tooth? Then boy, have we got the train journey for you! If you know your chocolate, then you’ll known that Switzerland is famous for its creamy, luxury choclatey goodness. Let’s see, you got your Lindt (Master Chocolatiers no less), your nougaty nutty lovely Toblerone (the stuff of Christmas stockings across the world), your…

Meet Lauren and Cathal, our latest Travel Bloggers

Interrailing Packages Ltd are delighted to introduce our latest Travel Bloggers, Lauren Murphy and Cathal Mone, who will be heading off in December this year on a mini Interrail trip to the Czech Republic. Read on to find out more about this intrepid travelling duo and their trip 😊 Who we are 🇮🇪 Hey everyone, we’re…

Dark Tourism guide (part two)

Our picks of some of Europe’s most poignant locations. Babenhausen, Germany Looking to do a spot of ghost hunting when Interrailing? Then you my want to add the German city of Hesse to your itinerary. The Babenhausen Barracks located near the city were used to house soldiers for combat during numerous wars, including World War…

Dark Tourism, Interrail style

For this post, we chose a  very atmospheric image from Rome’s Colosseum by Instagrammer @connormalt. Makes ya think … what was it like back in the day, before a tournament, standing in the shadows, the crowds roaring beyond the walls, waiting to fight. to die. And if that’s got ya thinking, here’s our top recommendations…

Destination inspiration: Kutná Hora

Just an hour from Prague is a silver mining town quite like no other in the world – it is Kutná Hora. One of the Czech Republic’s most popular destinations. Part of this medieval city’s fame is that it is home to the wondrous Sedlec Ossuary aka the Church of Bones, so called because it is…

Check in at Checkpoint Charlie

Perhaps one of the most iconic sights in Berlin, this monument of the former border crossing, the Cold War and the partition of Berlin is located on the corner of Friedrichstradt and Zimmerstradt. In fact, the barrier, checkpoint booth (which is actually a replica – the real thing is in the Allied Museum in Zehlendorf),…