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Bierproeverij, Hausbrauerei Altstadthof, Neurenberg

Bars, breweries and beer baths

From Europe’s longest bar, via life-saving beer tunnels to a wholesome beer spa. We travelled with an Interrail Pass from Rotterdam to Pilsen, via Europe’s best breweries, bars, beer gardens and cellars.
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Uelzen railway station / Uelzen Bahnhof

8 railway stations in Germany you should visit

Unlike airports, many train stations have a much deeper historical significance and retain a certain grandeur of a bygone era. Railtripping visited 8 of Germany’s most interesting and impressive train stations where it’s well worth…
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Cycling over the Kanonenbahn, Zossen, Brandenburg

Rail biking on a disused railway

An old railway line that once transported Prussian troops and military equipment has been brought back to life. Today, you can enjoy a ride along the disused railway on a draisine – or rail bike.
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Black Forest railway / Schwarzwaldbahn

Scenic central Europe

Let yourself be enchanted by thick forests and winding valleys, mountaintop castles and riverbank vineyards on this adventurous rail journey across central Europe.
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View from the train window in Croatia

A journey across Croatia to the azure Adriatic

There’s no better way to discover a country than from the gently rocking first-class carriage of a train winding its way through deep gorges and mountain passes. Croatian Railways may not rival the glamour of…
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