• Glacier Express

    Scenic railway journeys help create some exciting multi-centre city break options

    by  • February 17, 2018 • Bergen, Glacier Express, Lake Como, Lakes, Multi Centre Breaks, Munich, Oslo, Rail, Scandinavia

    There are many incredible railway journeys which link different European cities and holiday destinations. Thanks to the low-cost airlines there are now more city-break destinations available for UK tourists to choose from than ever before.  An exciting development here at Cities Direct has been the growth of multi-centre breaks.  On many of these holidays...

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    Lucerne – A fairytale city in the heart of the Swiss Alps

    by  • September 14, 2017 • Alps, Brig, City Breaks, Glacier Express, Lucerne, Rail, Shopping, Zermatt

    Combine a visit to Lucerne with a trip on the world famous Glacier Express train. Switzerland has to rank as one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. Over 60% of the country is mountainous, with the Alps taking up the central and southern-most areas. In all seasons the scenery is stunning, whether you’re...

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    A Taste of the Glacier Express, Lucerne & Interlaken

    by  • May 18, 2016 • Alps, Brig, Chur, Glacier Express, Interlaken, Jungfraujoch, Lucerne, Rail, Schilthorn, Switzerland

    A Taste of the Glacier Express, Lucerne & Interlaken with included excursions to the Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn – 7 nights from £1299pp Small and landlocked it may be but that doesn’t stop Switzerland offering stunning scenery on a prodigious scale. When it comes to soaring mountain peaks, Switzerland’s are up there with the best...

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