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Step aboard Orient Express for journey back in time

The Orient Express lets out a whistle and a chug, just as it did 130 years ago when it pulled out of Paris's Gare de Strasbourg on its inaugural journey to Istanbul. Crowds of Parisians gathered to watch that first journey on October 4, 1883, and in the intervening years the train has lost none of its appeal. On this occasion,... Read More

People enjoying a ride in a pedalo in the shape of a vintage Volkswagen Beetle on the river Main during a sunny day in Frankfurt on Saturday. – Reuters pic, April 21, 2014.

People enjoying a ride in a pedalo in the shape of a vintage Volkswagen Beetle on the river Main during a sunny day in Frankfurt on Saturday. – Reuters pic, April 21, 2014.

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