The train was officially renamed Orient Express in 1891. The original route, which
first ran on October 4, 1883, was from Paris, Gare ...
What routes did the Orient Express take? ... the 'original' Orient Express (as
there's no such thing) or the 'real' Orient Express (that's the train referred to above
This once-a-year, week-long luxury rail voyage on the Venice Simplon-Orient-
Express recreates the original Orient Express Paris-Istanbul route. There is ...
Mar 1, 2007 ... On October 4, the Orient Express set out on its first formal journey, with many
journalists aboard to publicly marvel at the train's luxury and ...
Jan 21, 2013 ... The original Orient Express ran between Paris and Istanbul, but new routes (and
variations on the name) were developed. In its pre-war years ...
Europe's first transcontinental express, it initially covered a route of more. ...
Orient-Express, also called (1919–77) Simplon–Orient-Express, luxury train that
Experience a world of timeless glamour aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-
Express luxury train. Enjoy overnight journeys from London to Venice and across
The original Orient Express service was inaugurated by la Compagnie
Internationale ... Service on all of the multiple Orient Express routes (the original
route, the ...
Nov 4, 2011 ... Gavin Bell's alternative train journey from Paris to Istanbul followed the route of
the Orient Express, at a much less murderous price.
Fay says, "The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express plies an original route of the
fabled original Orient Express; panache, allure, continental charm, a heady mix of