Europe

Oriente Station Lisbon

Are Eurail Passes Worth It?

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Do Eurail passes actually save you money? And how flexible are they, anyway?

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Is Spain a Budget Destination?

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As my Zürich-bound plane took off from Madrid’s Barajas Airport, I had reached a surprising conclusion: Spain is quite cheap — as European destinations go, anyway.

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Bird perched on top of Greek Orthodox statue in Athens, Greece

Crisis Averted

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Signs of the so-called “financial collapse” in Greece were far fewer in number than all of the timeless beauty I encountered traveling through the birthplace of Western civilization.

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