Saturday December 14, 2019

Sitting in the lap of locomotive luxury

The company behind the legendary Orient Express has created a luxury train experience in Ireland, the Belmond Grand Hibernian - and it does not disappoint, writes Gillian Nelis

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
19th May, 2019
7

There are train journeys, and then there are train journeys where a bagpiper in full flow escorts you to your cabin through Heuston Station, to the general bemusement of everyone around you.

There are train journeys, and then there are train journeys where you breakfast on eggs royale and Champagne as opposed to a dry chicken sandwich and bad coffee.

There are train journeys, and then there are train journeys which end in a bed...

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