Escaping Aboard the Orient Express
I’m not sure that there’s any idea that captures the romance of travel more completely for me than that of the Orient Express. Just the words “Orient Express” bring to mind a golden age – a time when people dressed to travel and crossing a continent by train was the epitome of luxury.
Venice Simplon Orient Express Train: A Luxury Train Journey from London to Venice
A guide to taking a train journey on the Venice Simplon Orient Express and the story of our own experiences. The original Orient Express train service ran from 1883 to 2009, and its name became associated with glamour, luxury, intrigue, and even murder! In its heyday, it was the most luxurious train in Europe and today this tradition lives on with Belmond's Venice Simplon-Orient-Express (VSOE). The VSOE makes regular luxury train journeys across Europe, offering gourmet meals, private…
From Paris to Istanbul on the Orient Express
Since the original Orient Express made the journey way back in October 1883, an atmosphere of luxury and legend has build up around the train. Now the glamorous belle-epoque carriages set out on the five-night journey from Paris across the snowy Alps to Istanbul just once a year.
Taking the Venice Simplon Orient Express from London to Berlin
Ready for Brunch on Belmond British Pullman Cygnus Carriage, the start of the Venice Simplon Orient Express luxury train experience from London to Berlin
VENICE SIMPLON-ORIENT-EXPRESS | London to Venice 2021 dates, prices, tickets
A guide to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express luxury train between London & Venice with departure dates, timetable, prices & tickets. Usually runs once a week March-November. Is it the real Orient Express? What is a journey on the Venice Simplon Orient Express like? The Venice Simplon Orient Express uses beautifully restored Wagons-Lits sleeping-cars & British Pullmans.
L’ORIENT EXPRESS, UN TRAIN DE LÉGENDE.
L’Orient Express, train mythique, ayant inspiré de Joseph Kessel à Agatha Christie, de Colette à Graham Greene, de Vladimir Nabokov à Ernest Hemingway, sans oublier naturellement Edmond About, écri…