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Gillian Nelis travels back in time to the age of luxury, on a European city break with the Orient Express

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
6th December, 2015
12
On board the Orient Express

It’s 7pm and I’m starving, but there’s a problem: I’m finding it a bit tricky to get my makeup on before dinner, because the motion of the train is making me sway backwards and forwards. Then I remember that I’m not actually on a train anymore, and realise that I’m instead experiencing the rather glamorous-sounding mal de débarquement.

The sensation only...

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