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Belmond announces three new private ‘Grand Suites’ aboard the legendary luxury train, Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, launching in March 2018. Creating new levels of luxury accommodation aboard the historic train, each suite features private bathrooms with showers, double beds and a living area, offering the ultimate in style

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With the Rockies as a backdrop, no train journey is more majestic than one aboard The Canadian, thanks to its new Prestige class. The vast expanse of Canada between Vancouver and Toronto is a mesmerising landscape of mountain peaks, glassy lakes, open prairies and picturesque towns. It’s the sort of scenery that seems

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This hotel on rails winds through the countryside of South Africa, showcasing a side of this diverse continent rarely seen by travellers on the safari trail. David McGonigal climbs aboard The Blue Train to experience indulgence from Cape Town to Pretoria. “We have a proper bath,” I may

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The first luxury rail experience of its kind is flourishing in Ireland. Belmond Grand Hibernian, due on the rails next year, has launched grand tours of Ireland, all from the comforts of this exquisite train. Don’t miss the sprawling Irish countryside, dramatic coasts and fascinating cities

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The world’s most mystical natural phenomenon has long drawn visitors into the dark depths of the Arctic Circle, but rarely with the elegance of a private train voyage aboard the Golden Eagle, writes Amelia Hungerford. To see the Northern Lights, dancing grey-green in the night sky, is to witness nature

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