Going that extra mile

Interrailing Packages also offer all our clients a 24 hour emergency contact. We are a small company but it is important for us to ensure we are on hand for our clients, many of whom are aged in their late teens and early twenties and are travelling without parents for the first time. For example,…

You can now go Interrailing to lovely Lithuania!

Did you know you can visit Lithuania on your Interrailing trip? Well ya sure can – a former Soviet bloc nation bordering Poland, Latvia and Belarushas, Lithuania has now been added to the over 30 European countries which take part in the rail scheme.   Here’s some facts about this beautiful country.   1. It’s…

Solo Interrailing doesn’t have to mean travelling alone.

  Thinking of going Interrailing but not sure who to go with, but don’t want to go alone either? Then you might be interested in a guided group tour, where you can join other like-minded travellers as part of a guided Interrailing holiday. You get all the benefits of a solo trip, with the added support and…

Travelling with your other half – a true story

In the past five years, 22-year-old Lauren Murphy has visited 34 countries,  which is pretty good going all in all. She still has a bit to go to achieve her ambition though – which is to visit every country in the world, all 195 of them. Just another 161 countries to go and she will…

Vienna – a mini guide

Ah Vienna, Vienna, is there anywhere quite as Europeanly and extrovertly elegant as the Austrian capital? The country’s federal capital and largest city (it’s home to a mere 1.9million people) and is renowned for its Baroque, Classicist and Art Nouveau architecture, its imperial palaces, its museums, parks and nightlife (apparently there ere are over 450…

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…