This blog is guaranteed to draw you into the magic of the Blue Train. Journey to incredible places with us, Journey 2 will secure your journey on the magnificent Blue Train at beneficial rates, coupled with effortless and convenient travel and transfer arrangements.
The Blue Train Experience Angeline Jaquin While you may very well take a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, you also have an alternative: travel with class and elegance and treat yourself to a unique experience. Today, our daily life very often resembles a race against the clock: Imagine finally being able to take the time and relive the golden age of luxury train travel. Find the very essence of travel where the art of journeying was as important as the final destination. Plunge into the atmosphere of the legendary Blue Train which is to Southern Africa what the Orient Express is to Europe.
So this is a surprise; your man still does not know anything of the trip. A couple of days’ vacation for the two of you, as the last time was so long ago. It is true that lately, because of your respective workloads, you feel as though you have been living apart from one another. That day at dawn, a taxi will come to the hotel to pick you up and take you to the station. You enter the beautiful waiting room and only there, he understands. You are about to board the famous Blue Train, to experience this historic train as many heads of state and celebrities have before you. Some butlers with white gloves take your luggage before offering you coffee and canapés and impatience is now at its height. Seeing the look of disbelief on his face, you cannot help but smile of satisfaction: you hit home.
The afternoon runs just as perfectly. After a well-deserved nap, high tea is served, and you settle in the lounge car to enjoy a Margarita.
When you retreat to your suite, the butler converted what had been a comfortable lounge during the day into an opulent bedroom. You close the door behind him and notice that his suit has kept a bit of the aroma of the Cuban cigar he smoked after dinner. The soft lighting let the intense starlight flood the room. Tomorrow you will cross the mountains and arrive in Cape Town, the mother-city. Tomorrow. Meanwhile you are the only two people in the world. Contact us here for more info