Lonely Planet Writer

Trans-Siberian Express to celebrate 100 years

The Trans-Siberian Express railway will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2016. To mark this milestone, Golden Eagle Luxury Trains will add two new routes to its offer.

The Trans-Siberian Express railway.
The Trans-Siberian Express railway. Image by Simon Pielow / CC BY-SA 2.0

From next June, the service will be extended to include travel along the Baikal-Amur Magistral line. British television network, ITV, is also airing a three-part series that follows actress Joanna Lumley as she travels on the Trans-Siberian Express. Read more: robbreport.com