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We even got the staff to bring us some Champagne.

Inside Eurostar’s business lounge at London’s St. Pancras train station, which has a free cocktail bar with its own brand of gin

The new cocktail bar offers passengers complimentary drinks and a gin-and-tonic menu featuring booze from across the continent.
Don't look up.

What it’s like to travel on the subway in 16 cities around the world

People around the world take the subway every day so INSIDER found out what it's like to travel on the metro in 16 different cities.
We even got the staff to bring us some Champagne.

Inside Eurostar’s business lounge at London’s St Pancras train station, which has a free cocktail bar with its own brand of gin

The new cocktail bar offers passengers complimentary drinks, and a G&T menu featuring booze from across the continent.

I took a $3, 7-hour train ride through Sri Lanka’s hill country — and it was unlike any travel experience I’ve ever had

Nothing could have prepared us for what the journey between Kandy and Ella would actually be like.
When you consider the factors, train travel is the best options.

10 reasons you should travel by train this holiday season

Traveling around the holidays is always equal parts exciting and stressful. But traveling by train instead of plane can make all the difference.
The Belmond British Pullman.

What it’s like to travel on the Belmond British Pullman, the luxurious sister train to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express which has welcomed roya...

The Belmond Pullman is comprised of 14 carriages from the heyday of railway travel, all lovingly and quite expensively restored to former glory. Now, punters can ride the opulent train around the UK, taking in beautiful scenery and eating delicious food as they go.

China’s social credit system has blocked people from taking 11 million flights and 4 million train trips

The social credit system is made up of blacklists punishing citizens for bad behavior by preventing people from traveling, getting loans or jobs, or staying in hotels, and also by limiting internet access. A national system that scores citizens has been compared to "Black Mirror."
Japanese trains are meticulously punctual.

A Japanese rail company issued an official apology after a train left 25 seconds early

The West Japan Railway Company issued an official apology after one of its trains departed a platform at Notogawa station, central Japan, early. Japan is meticulous about punctuality.
Kim Jong Un on board his private train during his trip to China.

Inside Kim Jong Un’s personal train — which is bulletproof, has all-white conference rooms, and its own red carpet ramp

Step aboard the North Korean leader's private family train, which he used in his recent visit to China.

Someone on Instagram is posting videos of the moments commuters miss their trains — and they’re painful to watch

The best is when a commuter acts as if they didn't want to get on the train anyway.