From the coast of Wales to the mountains of Japan, lots of railway adventures are now available online. Whether you are a train enthusiast or simply love travelling, this is a great opportunity for a bit of armchair travel.  Simply select your route, put your feet up, and off you go!

Idea first spotted here: travelandleisure.com 

Click on the links within the article to start your chosen trip.

How can I help someone to do this?

If you know a travel or train enthusiast, you could send them the link above.  You could also suggest that you plan a virtual trip together, taking time to talk through the options and selecting one together, then going online and taking the trip at the same time so you can chat about the scenery along the way.

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