Press Release Date: 17th September 2012
A recent survey by Gohop.ie, Ireland’s leading travel company, has revealed that the public’s favourite choice of transport are trains.
The survey asked, “What is your favourite mode of transport?” 44% of those who voted chose trains as their number one choice, with planes coming in second favourite with 37% of the votes.
This means only 19% of people would choose to travel by water.
Train travel tends to be more convenient given the excessive time that it now takes transiting through airport security etc. when travelling by train also gives you the option of taking in the sights of the country you are travelling through. Over-night train journeys have also become very popular as it helps save on accommodation.”
Stephen McKenna, Managing Director of Gohop.ie said “Train travel tends to be more convenient given the excessive time that it now takes transiting through airport security etc. when travelling by train also gives you the option of taking in the sights of the country you are travelling through. Over-night train journeys have also become very popular as it helps save on accommodation.”
A very popular train journey at the moment is the Snow Train to the Rocky Mountains.
From only €1649pp, you can take the famous train journey to the majestic Canadian Rockies.
Travel back in time to the days of classic rail travel. The original stainless steel ‘streamliner’ railcars (made famous by the ‘Canadian’ in the 1950′s) are totally refurbished with air conditioning, a café car, lounge car, and access for all on board to the dome car.
By day, sit back in comfortable armchairs and enjoy the stretch out comfort of your very own accommodation while surrounded by dramatic scenery as you travel through the Rockies and at night attendants will transform your quarters into cosy bunks or bedroom.
Price includes: Return flights from Dublin to Vancouver and return from Calgary including all airport taxes and charges, 7 nights accommodation and the Snow Train to the Rockies trip as specified.
Travel: 1st September 2012 – 25th April 2012
GoHop.ie offers the lowest airfares on all airlines out of Ireland. GoHop.ie is fully bonded and licensed with the IATA.
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