Transportation

Top Choice Train in Palma de Mallorca

Ferrocarril de Sóller

This delightful, scenic narrow-gauge railway has connected Palma and the northwestern town of Sóller, via Bunyola, since 1912. With beautifully maintained rolling stock, an exceptionally scenic route, and engineerin…
Top Choice Bicycle Hire in Gotland

Gotlands Cykeluthyrning

Gotland's premier bike rental joint also offers tents and camping equipment (from 370kr per day including two bikes) and has an excellent English language website with awesome downloadable maps and a handy app for y…
Top Choice Funicular in Baku

Funicular

The snazzy little funicular whisks you up from near Çinar Restoran to the Flame Towers area in just three minutes. Time between departures can vary considerably according to custom.
Train in Yorkshire Dales National Park

Settle–Carlisle Line

The 72-mile Settle–Carlisle Line, built between 1869 and 1875, offers one of England's most scenic railway journeys. Modern diesel trains ply the route between Leeds and Carlisle via Settle about eight times per day…
Ferry in Heimaey

Eimskip Ferry Herjólfur

Eimskip’s ferry Herjólfur sails from Landeyjahöfn (about 12km off the Ring Road between Hvolsvöllur and Skógar) to Heimaey year-round. The journey takes about 30 minutes. You must always reserve ahead for cars; and …
Boat in St Petersburg

Peterhof Express

From May to September, this hydrofoil service runs every half hour between central St Petersburg and Peterhof throughout the day.
Boat in Iraklia

Anemos

In summer, the small boat Anemos has two daily runs: a 9.45am departure (returning at 5pm) to neighbouring Schinousa island and an 11am departure (returning 3.30pm) to lovely Alimnia Beach in the southwest corner of…
Boat in Norðurfjörður

Strandferðir

Strandferðir boats run on a schedule from June to mid-August or can be chartered from Norðurfjörður to Drangar (kr8500), Reykjarfjörður (kr9500), Þaralátursfjörður/Furufjörður (kr12,500), Bolungarvík (in Hornstrandi…
Bicycle Hire in Budapest

Bubi Bikes

Budapest's bicycle-sharing scheme has 1286 bikes available at 112 docking stations across the city. Register online, collect your bike at any docking station and return it at any of the others.The first 30 minutes a…
Boat in Gmunden

Traunsee Schiffahrt

Boats operated by Traunsee Schiffahrt tour the shoreline from Gmunden to Ebensee between mid-May and early October. The one-way trip between Gmunden and Ebensee (adult/child €11/7.50) takes 70 minutes. The paddle st…