The European train system works great for locals and travelers alike. Well-signed stations, easy-to-read schedules, and efficient connections between popular destination make train travel a snap. With a little guidance even first-time train travelers get the hang of it faster than they expect. Generally, trains go where you need them to go and are fast, frequent, and affordable. All aboard! Subscribe to http://www.youtube.com/ricksteves for weekly updates on European destinations. For more information on rail travel in Europe, visit http://www.ricksteves.com.