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Encyclopedia > Blue Train

Blue Train, or The Blue Train, may refer to the following railway vehicles:

It may also refer to the following: Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country South Africa Province Gauteng Established 1855 Area  - City 1,644 km²  (634. ... City motto: Spes Bona (Latin: Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Province Western Cape Mayor Helen Zille Area  - % water 2,499 km² N/A Population  - Total (2004)  - Density Not ranked 2,893,251 1,158/km² Established 1652 Time zone SAST (UTC+2... The Blue Train travels in South Africa between Pretoria and Cape Town. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Carlson Wagonlit. ... City flag City coat of arms Motto: Fluctuat nec mergitur (Latin: Tossed by the waves, she does not sink) The Eiffel Tower in Paris, as seen from the esplanade du Trocadéro. ... The Quai des États-Unis in Nice on the French Riviera at night. ... The British Rail Class 303 electric multiple units, also known as Blue Train units, were introduced for the electrification of the North Clyde line in Strathclyde. ... The North Clyde Line (defined by Network Rail as the Glasgow North Electric Suburban line) is a suburban railway in West Central Scotland. ... “Glaswegian” redirects here. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Blue Pullman is the name of a luxury train, the name of a former fleet of luxury trains, and the title of a film about the latter fleet of trains. ... This article is about the defunct entity British Railways, which later traded as British Rail. The History of rail transport in Great Britain is covered in its own article. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... Capital Belgrade Language(s) Serbo-Croatian (spoken throuout the territory), Slovenian, Macedonian, Albanian, Hungarian (all official), and languages of other nationalities. ... Josip Broz Tito (Cyrillic: Јосип Броз Тито, May 7, 1892 [May 25th according to official birth certificate] – May 4, 1980) was the leader of the Second Yugoslavia, which lasted from 1943 until 1991. ...

The US Postal Service Pro Cycling Team presented by Berry Floor operated from 1996 through 2004, and during its time fielded one of the biggest names in modern cycling: Lance Armstrong. ... A Team Time Trial (TTT) is a road-based bicycle race in which teams of cyclists race against the clock (see individual time trial for a more detailed description of ITT events). ... Blue Train is a jazz album by John Coltrane, released in 1957 (see 1957 in music. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... John William Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967), nicknamed Trane, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. ... Inside the Gare de Lyon. ... City flag City coat of arms Motto: Fluctuat nec mergitur (Latin: Tossed by the waves, she does not sink) The Eiffel Tower in Paris, as seen from the esplanade du Trocadéro. ... Year 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Bentleys winged B badge and hood ornament Bentley Motors Limited is a British based manufacturer of luxury automobiles and Grand Tourers. ... 1929 Blower Bentley. ... The Mystery of the Blue Train (published in 1928) is a mystery novel by Agatha Christie, featuring her detective Hercule Poirot. ... Robert Elisabeth Stolz (August 25, 1880 – June 27, 1975) was an Austrian songwriter and conductor as well as a composer of operettas and film music. ... Cibo Matto was a New York City-based band formed by Miho Hatori and Yuka Honda in 1994. ... Stereo ★ Type A is an album by Cibo Matto released in 1999. ... All Aboard the Blue Train is an album by singer Johnny Cash. ... It has been suggested that Johnny Cash family be merged into this article or section. ...

See also

  • Blue line — a disambiguation page with many public transit listings.

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Blue Train - Specials and Discounts (703 words)
The blue train is widely regarded as one of the world's most luxurious trains.
The Blue Train is widely regarded as one of the world's most luxurious trains and offers guests the opportunity to enjoy some of the most beautiful and spectacular scenery in Africa from all the comfort and luxury of one of the world's finest 5 star "train hotels".
The Blue Train is unique - it is not merely a train but combines the luxury of the world's leading hotels with the charm of train travel.
TRAIN (499 words)
Train is a unique and original take on "mobile computing" and "the moving image." A cinematic narrative in miniature, Train spans the history of technology and it's impact on culture and the aesthetics of representation.
When a train stops, viewers are able to make choices by pressing buttons on their cell phone; they may choose the route and 'pick up' passengers along the way.
Train does not only point to the historical, technological progression from the advent of the railroad and the telegraph (which was used for facilitating the signaling and scheduling processes) to cell phones and computers, which can be traced back to early switching and relay systems.
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