Is overland the future of travel?

Taylor, Ian
October 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);10/23/2009, p47
Trade Publication
The article discusses the conclusions by Overland Heaven after it examined five trips in Europe. It concluded that overland travel cuts the climate impact per person by up to 95% compared with flying, and rail travel is almost as quick as a flight to Amsterdam or Geneva. Trains tend to be more expensive, although the need for accommodation after a flight may negate this. Changing trains can be stressful, but so can airports.


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