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IRT Secures Space on Japan's Hard-to-Get Kyushu Seven Stars

Want to ride the world’s most exclusive train?

You’re in luck.

The Society of International Railway Travelers® has secured prime space on the Cruise Train Seven Stars in Kyushu, 138 more words

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Belmond's New Deluxe Sleeper Train To Be S. America's First

South America’s first luxury sleeper train, the Belmond Andean Explorer, will dazzle the travel world beginning next May, the company says.

Running along one of the world’s highest rail routes, traversing the Peruvian Andes from Cusco to Lake Titicaca and Arequipa, the new luxury train will explore natural wonders and ancient kingdoms on one- and two-night journeys. 777 more words

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Caviar Stars in Cool VSOE Bar

The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express opened its 35th season with a first-time-ever air-conditioned, vintage car: lavish number 3674, the bar car.

It also got a major sprucing up. 129 more words

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Mountaineering in Luxury: Canadian Rockies by Train

“Fifty Switzerlands in one” is how legendary British mountaineer Edward Whymper (conqueror of the Matterhorn) allegedly described the Canadian Rockies.

Whymper’s assessment is spot on – but Canada’s… 1,057 more words

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