"Europe by Rail" is the bestselling guide to exploring Europe on a budget. Aimed at Interrailers and independent travellers taking advantage of the well-integrated rail system and cheap rail passes, it is indispensable for accessing the extraordinary diversity that Europe has to offer. No other title combines the same level of in-depth rail expertise with sound destination knowledge in one practical volume. All of the transport information in this guide is drawn from our experienced authors and the expertise of the Thomas Cook European Rail Timetable team. 30 color photographs on 16 glossy full-color inserts give visual appeal in addition to route overview and map pages. "The "most comprehensive and practical guide available to navigating Europe by train. - Point-to-point route planners, route and city maps cover 28 countries and over 275 towns and cities.- Suggested international rail routes for planning a tour across the best of Europe - The low-down on all available rail passes.- Directory listings of country specific details and national rail information.- Detailed information on rail connections, frequency, and timing of journeys.- Listings for budget accommodation and eating options.