| Share
 

Orient Express

In 1883 the Orient Express began service from Paris to Istanbul, crossing six countries. The train was famous for its five-course French meals and for its passengers, who were often diplomats, royalty, or government couriers.


Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

TGVTen Famous Trains20th Century Limited

More on Orient Express from Infoplease:

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring