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A history of the Orient Express - the truth behind the legend...

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An overview & history of the Orient Express, to dispel a few myths! What was the Orient Express really like? What routes did the Orient Express take? The real ...

An Illustrated History of the Orient Express | Atlas Obscura

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Feb 15, 2016 ... The Orient Express, a luxury train service connecting Paris to ... and remained closely connected to European history throughout the 20th ...

Orient-Express | train | Britannica.com

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Orient-Express, also called (1919–77) Simplon–Orient-Express, luxury train that ran from Paris to Constantinople (Istanbul) for more than 80 years (1883–1977).

The Truth About the Orient Express | Lionel Tracks

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Nov 6, 2015 ... Smith, who runs Seat61.com, wrote an extensive history of the Orient Express and similarly-named railway lines. “The Orient Express was the ...

The Orient-Express: Great Train Journeys - Telegraph

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Jan 21, 2013 ... Its history and the story of its many different routes fill whole books, and ... The original Orient Express ran between Paris and Istanbul, but new ...

Luxury Train Journeys | Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Route ...

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Experience one of our luxury train journeys aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient- Express train and become part of its glorious, ever-changing history. You need ...

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Apr 5, 2013 ... After our recent video with British Pullman worker Michael Legg and his family we take a look at the history of one of the world's most iconic ...
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Jan 30, 2015 ... The glamour and rich history of the Orient Express has frequently lent itself to the plot of books and films and as the subject of television ...

Aboard The Venice Simplon Orient Express — Gentleman's Gazette

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Jun 12, 2011 ... Travel report about to the world-famous Orient Express luxury train trip from Paris to Istanbul & the train's history.

The History of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express - Luxury Trains

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The carriages which now make up the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, have each acquired their own history and special character developed over years of ...

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A Brief History of the Orient Express | History | Smithsonian

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Mar 1, 2007 ... To most people the Orient Express is more an idea than a tangible entity. We are most familiar with its life in fiction and cinema: Hercule Poirot ...

THE "ORIENT EXPRESS" - Mike's Railway History

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THE "Orient Express," connecting as it does the English Channel with the Black Sea, is one of the most famous trains in Europe. An American friend of the writer,  ...

The story of the Orient Express - Telegraph

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Feb 9, 2015 ... Introduced when restaurant cars were still a novelty, the Orient Express impressed travellers and became known as the Train of Kings.