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The Orient Express was the name of 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 variants thereof. Although the original Orient Express was simply a normal international railway service, the name has become synonymous with intrigue and luxury travel. The two city names most prominently associated with the Orient Express are Paris and Constantinople (Istanbul), the original endpoints of the timetabled service.
The Orient Express was a showcase of luxury and comfort at a time when travelling was still rough and dangerous. CIWL soon developed a dense network of luxury trains all over Europe, whose names are still remembered today and associated with the art of luxury travel – the Blue Train, the Golden Arrow, North Express and many more.
In 1977, the Orient Express stopped serving Istanbul. Its immediate successor, a through overnight service from Paris to Vienna, ran for the last time from Paris on Friday, June 8, 2007. After this, the route, still called the “Orient Express”, was shortened to start from Strasbourg instead, occasioned by the inauguration of the LGV Est which affords much shorter travel times from Paris to Strasbourg. The new curtailed service left Strasbourg at 22:20 daily, shortly after the arrival of a TGV from Paris, and was attached at Karlsruhe to the overnight sleeper service from Amsterdam to Vienna.
On 14 December 2009, the Orient Express ceased to operate and the route disappeared from European railway timetables, reportedly a “victim of high-speed trains and cut-rate airlines”. The Venice-Simplon Orient Express train, a private venture by Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. using original CIWL carriages from the 1920s and 30s, continues to run from London to Venice and to other destinations in Europe, including the original route from Paris to Istanbul. In March 2014 Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. was renamed Belmond.
Green Abstract Art Print
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Hizli Art Collection – Red Colorful Modern Abstrac by made_in_atlantis
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A typewriter is a mechanical or electromechanical machine for writing in characters similar to those produced by printer’s movable type by means of keyboard-operated types striking a ribbon to transfer ink or carbon impressions onto paper. Typically one character is printed on each keypress. The machine prints characters by making ink impressions of type elements similar to the sorts used in movable type letterpress printing.
At the end of the nineteenth century the term typewriter was also applied to a person who used such a machine.
After their invention in the 1860s, typewriters quickly became indispensable tools for practically all writing other than personal correspondence. They were widely used by professional writers, in offices, and for business correspondence in private homes. By the end of the 1980s, word processors and personal computers had largely displaced typewriters in most of these uses in the Western world, but as of the 2010s the typewriter is still prominent in many parts of the world, including India.
Notable typewriter manufacturers included E. Remington and Sons, IBM, Imperial Typewriters, Oliver Typewriter Company, Olivetti, Royal Typewriter Company, Smith Corona, Underwood Typewriter Company, Adler Typewriter Company and Olympia Werke.
Vintage labels and advertising from around the world. Great gift idea for collectors! Check out our other products with this design. Tote bags, tees and mugs are available in many styles and colors.
A map of the Near and Middle East during the Arab Spring 2011.
Take a look at The Ultimate Bigot’s Calendar of Europe from Yanko Tsvetkov’s Mapping Stereotypes project. It features 12 maps with funny national prejudices and stereotypes about Europe according to the USA, Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy, Russia, Switzerland, Turkey, the Vatican, Poland, Bulgaria and Greece.
Do you find yourself in a great dilemma whenever you need to find a gift for the woman in your life? Generally most guys find it hard to surprise their beloved with a perfect present, right! Well, let me tell you that buying a romantic gift is much easier, than accompanying a woman on her shopping spree. If you want to please your woman of your dreams with special and thoughtful presents check these romantic surprises that can easily melt your woman’s heart away.
Frame your Love
Romantic gift idea that can surprise your woman and make her feel special in a special way!
Photo Frame is one of the sweetest romantic gift ideas, which will really mean a lot to her. Simply search for a favorite photograph of the two of you together and then set it in a beautiful frame. She will love your thoughtful gift and will proudly display your frame of love at home or work. Though photo frame is a simple gift, but in reality it says a lot. It will be constant reminder to her of your happy times shared together.
Poster – Parking Garage Passion
24×36 inch photo poster
hipster couple embrace and kiss in the glowing white light of the urban parking garage. original photography on high quality poster sized print.
Abstract Gold Squares Original Painting Poster
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