The Orient Express was a long-distance passenger train service created in 1883 by Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits (CIWL). The route and rolling stock of the Orient Express changed many times. Several routes in the past concurrently used the Orient Express name, or slight variations. Although the original Orient Express was simply a normal international railway service, the name became synonymous with intrigue and luxury travel.
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The Orient Express is the name of a long-distance passenger train service originally operated by the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits. It ran from 1883 to 2009 and is not to be confused with the Venice-Simplon Orient Express train service, which continues to run. Several routes in the past concurrently used the Orient Express name, or slight variants thereof.
Directed by Tim McDonald. With John Leslie, Gina Carrera, Jamie Gillis, Pat Manning. A husband-and-wife team of mystery novelists take a trip on the famed Orient Express hoping for inspiration for their next book. They get mixed up in diamond smuggling and various romantic entanglements.
Introducing a new art of travelling, Orient Express is totally unique: a luxurious space that is both private yet friendly, constantly moving yet permanent, where on-board time sets the pace. The most iconic of all, the Orient Express, proved hugely influential with his contemporaries, taking passengers on a direct journey to the gateway to the East. Léopold II. Leopold II, the Belgian King, and Georges' father, the banker Edmond Nagelmakers, supported the project, despite a series of financial and technical challenges. In 1876, Georges Nagelmakers founded La Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits et des Grands Express Européens.