Route: Eugene, OR to Vancouver, BC Duration: 11 hours, 30 minutes With sweeping seascapes, majestic mountains, lush forests, and possible wildlife sighting from bald eagles to otters, this journey through the Pacific Northwest offers a healthy dose of adventure in addition to beautiful scenery. For more information and to book tickets, visit Amtrak. - CountryLiving.com
Edinburgh is a beautiful historic city rich both in culture and history. As the capital of Scotland, there are no questions that it is the busiest hub in Scotland and makes for a perfect weekend trip for those living in the UK. A mere 5 hours train ride from London and a short flight to many different locations in Europe, it's a great place for a stopover as well.