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How to validate train tickets in France & Italy

How to validate train tickets in France & Italy If you plan on taking the train in specifically France & Italy, you must validate your train ticket before boarding or you will be faced with a hefty fine. ¬†However, not all train tickets must be validated. ¬†Watch this video to learn which tickets must be […]

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Where is the safest place to sit on a train?

Where is the safest place to sit on a train? Conventional wisdom holds that the front car of a train is the most dangerous place in the event of a head-on collision, while the last car is less safe if the train is rear-ended. But, in fact, trains are nine times more likely to derail […]

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Video tutorial: Trenitalia.com (booking tickets for Italian trains online)

Video tutorial: Trenitalia.com (booking tickets for Italian trains online) Trenitalia is the primary train operator in Italy. Trenitalia is owned by Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane, itself owned by the Italian Government. Trenitalia offers national rail transport in Italy and international connections to Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Slovenia, Spain, and Switzerland. The company operates both […]

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