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A few hours in Edinburgh (near the station)

Break Up The Commute With Our Edinburgh Guide If you follow the same daily commute it is easy to get stuck in a routine and forget to explore your city, which means you are almost certainly missing out on some cool stuff! If you regularly have stops in Edinburgh then this article is for you, we’ve […]

Girls have a catch-up on a bench at Liverpool station

10 Reasons you need a reunion right now…

10 Reasons you need a reunion right now So, you graduated and moved back in with the ‘rents. You’re about to start a great internship or maybe head off on a final travelling spree, the world is enormous and it is yours….BLINK…suddenly a full year has passed. Your best friends are 10 messages below your […]


3 Days by train, in London

 3 Days in London Meet Chris Osburn (also known as TikiChris!) a London local and helping us to plan a perfect 3 days authentic getaway in London… Welcome to London! I love living here and am happy to share a few recs on making the most of your time in this amazing city. In particular, London’s […]

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3 Days by train, in Liverpool

3 Days in Liverpool We’ve teamed with Stephanie Bewley from the Liverpool Blogger Network to bring you a thrilling 3 days in the city… (Book a train to Liverpool here.) So you wanna’ know what it’s like to spend 3 days in the city of Liverpool? Well, you’re in for a treat. With cocktail bars, […]

The Northern Quarter Manchester

3 Days by Train, in Manchester

 3 Days in Manchester We’ve got our stylish friend Clare Potts to put together an amazing 3 day Mancunian experience for you…   Day 1 – Settling into the city Just a short walk from Manchester Piccadilly train station you’ll find the Northern Quarter, it’s packed full of independent cafes, shops and men with beards. It’s the […]

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3 Days by Train, in Glasgow

3 Days in Glasgow We’ve called on our Scottish explorers Angus and Vivian to give you 3 days of fun in Glasgow… If you’re like me, you’ve probably already read countless TripAdvisor reviews and gone through all the sites on page 1 of your Google search just to find things to do in the next […]


Watching UEFA EUROs Championship in the UK

If you weren’t lucky enough to win tickets to watch the UEFA European Championship in France, don’t worry, we’ve researched some great places that are showing the England and Wales matches live, coincidentally they’re all next to train stations. The Railway Tavern or The Railway Bell Two’s company as the saying goes, so we’ll kick […]


Splendid City Summer: London

Start your summer in London with a sizzle 70% of UK train journeys start or finish in London and it is the perfect destination to get your summer off to a splendid start. From Fork to Fork to the new Tate Modern, the opening of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to Wimbledon and the […]


Reasons to visit Dad by train this June

Father’s Day is just around the corner (19th June), and as if you need them, we’ve made a list of the reasons to hop on a train and visit your ol’Dad… Eccentric Dad Dad has random hobbies which he takes to extremes. We’re talking the oddities that only his nearest and dearest can understand. It’s […]


Britain’s Best Botanical Wonders by Train

We love trains and inspired by Chelsea Flower Show we’ve created a round-up of Britain’s best botanical experiences by train… this is flower power! Eden Project, Cornwall The Eden Project houses over 5000 varieties of plant in its 30 acres of garden, it has 3 gigantic biomes set at different temperatures and humidities to replicate different […]