I was doing some research on the Compagnie des Wagons-Lits this week, the outfit best known for operating the Orient Express and other luxury train services. Less well known is that in 1894 the directors set up a subsidiary, the … Continue reading →
Filed under Lost Egypt, Memorabilia
Tagged as Cairo Marriott, Compagnie des Wagons-Lits, Compagnie Internationale des Grands Hotels, Gezira Palace, Zamalek
Grand Hotels of Egypt and On the Nile are published by the American University in Cairo Press.
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