Blue train

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The Simplon Orient Express in France, photographed by Jack Birns | retours Orient Express Train, Simplon Orient Express, Lego Trains, Old Trains, France Train, Le Train Bleu, Blue Train, Folkestone, Train Pictures

On the second stage of his journey, LIFE photographer Jack Birns set foot in France. The Channel ferry from Folkestone moored at the quay of Calais Maritime, where the through-carriages to the Balkans were waiting. In the evening the train reached Paris, where Jack Birns photographed Gare de Lyon.

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Ode to the Lost Blue Train, an Iconic NYC Rooftop Restaurant Orient Express Train, Simplon Orient Express, Train Posters, Railway Posters, Bus Travel, Train Travel, Nyc Rooftop, Rooftop Restaurant, Le Train Bleu

Bloomingdale’s flagship store on 59th street is one of Manhattan’s most iconic destinations for glitzy shopping. It was also, until a year ago, home to one of the city’s more peculiar, yet glamorous restaurants. Semi-hidden on the roof, and hardly known to the thousands of daily visitors to the department store, was an opulent train…

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