World Class Trains : The Eastern and Oriental Express (1999)

Genres - Science & Technology, Travel  |   Sub-Genres - Armchair Travel, Vehicles & Transportation  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United Kingdom , United States   |  
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This train video is presented by PBS as one in its six-part series on great train rides of the world. For a luxurious visit to the Far East, a trip by rail car aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express offers an experience second to none. Just the names of the destinations evoke romance: Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, and Bangkok. The train makes its way through spectacular mountains, rainforests, and coastlines. The cars are furnished in 1930s Colonial-style splendor, with elegant appointments and delicious cuisine.

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mountains, Orient-Express, passenger-train, scenic-journey, Singapore, Thailand, train [locomotive], train-trips, traveling