Train Journeys

Switzerland train.

The Backpacker

The country where everything works

While waiting for a train that didn't turn up, I had the chance to think about how things work – or rather, in Australia, how they don't work.

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Fast trains cross the country, with Albi Cathedral in the background.

France

Fast track to a feast of delights

From village art galleries to grand museums, fine dining to fresh produce markets, Guy Wilkinson takes an epic train trip through France.

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Bath Abbey

UK

The fun, without the Games

Mark Juddery hops on the train to find a respite from the crowds in London's satellite towns.

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