Five myths about European train travel
By Everett Potter
We’re now in high season for travel to Europe, which means that many Americans will be traveling on Europe’s extensive rail network, many of them for the first time. Sure, it’s easy enough to buy a Eurail Pass before going, but is that the most cost effective way to go? Or is it cheaper to simply buy a point-to-point ticket? Here are five myths about rail passes in Europe.