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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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IRT Awards High Marks to Golden Eagle Danube Express

It was the photo op of a lifetime.

As the “new” luxury train Golden Eagle Danube Express departed Venice’s Santa Lucia station, the world-famous Venice Simplon-Orient-Express… 1,226 more words

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