Venice Simplon-Orient ExpressOrient-Express unveiled train trips aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and cruise voyages of discovery in its Journeys 2012 brochure.

The new, eight-night Renaissance Rivals: Leonardo & Michelangelo trip, for example, travels from London to the Italian cities of Milan and Florence and features a private tour of the British Museum, visits to the Ambrosiana Library in Milan and the Accademia Gallery in Florence and a stay at Orient-Express' Villa san Michele near Florence.

The trip, which departs May 16, is priced from about $12,600. Wine, art and cruise tours also are available, and other destinations include France and Southeast Asia. To find out more, visit

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