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couchette

a bed in a railway carriage, esp one converted from seats
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The contract is for the provision of hotel services in sleeping cars (WL) and couchette (Bc), involving the preparation sleeping cars and couchette linen for passenger service and support travelers in wagons WL and Bc while driving.
A couchette room |at the Great Northern Hotel in London and, below, Plum +Spilt Milk restaurant
The cost is around 249 euro one-way for a car plus 126 euro for one person in a shared 6-berth couchette compartment or 270 euro per person in a couchette compartment allocated for the exclusive private use of two people.
On overnight services to Berlin, Munich and Innsbruck, which all take longer, you can travel in a second-class couchette from pounds 184 or in a private two-berth sleeper from pounds 219 per person.
Rail travel also makes it easier to plan two or three centre holidays: second class returns within Europe include Munich-Vienna (pounds 55), Paris-Lausanne (pounds 44), Paris-Milan (pounds 86), and Brussels-Hamburg overnight (pounds 109) including a couchette.
Fares from Paris to Venice start at pounds 28 one-way in a six-berth couchette.
The trip is offered by the educational travel company, EFTours, and includes roundtrip airfare from Boston to Cairo, all transportation and accommodations within Egypt, including air travel to Aswan/Luxor, a four-night cruise on the Nile, one-night couchette accommodations on an overnight train from Luxor to Cairo, and visits to the Giza Pyramid, High Dam at Aswan, Kom Ombo Temple, Temple of Horus, the famed Egyptian Museum, the Valley of the Kings, Karnak and more, with an optional trip to Abu Simbel.
For overnight trips, the following types of sleeping accommodations are available: second-class couchette, first-class couchette, first-class bedrooms, or second-class bedrooms.
Ses portes coulissantes ouvertes donnent a voir un espace nu et lugubre a une extremite duquel sont placees une couchette et une petite fenetre avec des barreaux.
Indeed, the new system offers 32 different seating configurations, including the facility to fold front and rear seats into a couchette configuration, which allows two people to lie down and stretch out fully.
It offers four classes of overnight service: deluxe, economy, couchette, and reclining seats.
At Belgrade I was left looking after the luggage while my husband went off to organize a couchette or wagon-lit for the rest of the journey.