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Ride the Rails: Top 10 Train Trips for Families

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Tired of the confined spaces of cars and planes? Sick of dealing with the rigmarole of rest stops and airports? Us too. So why not try trains?

Whether for sheer entertainment, for relaxing cross-country experiences, or for access to places that can't be reached by conventional methods, trains offer a novel travel experience many families will enjoy and treasure.

But before we get into the full-fledged train lines, let's visit a theme-park attraction inspired by a special train made famous in children's stories. Ready to hop aboard?