Around the Web: All Aboard the Louis Vuitton Orient Express, World’s Strangest Restaurants and Getting or Not Getting VIP Treatment

- Joy Pecknold, Passport blog editor

A wink and links to kick off the weekend, click in for the round-up.

Airpano offers virtual panoramic views of some of the world’s most interesting places (speaking of views), set to music too (for New York, it’s Lionel Richie’s “Hello”). – Strombo

If you let your fork lead you à la Adam Richman, then the Travel Channel’s new “Layover Guide with Anthony Bourdain” app is your kind of download. – Gadling

Paris Fashion Week comes to the end of its track with a travel-inspired Louis Vuitton show complete with Orient Express-esque train and personal porters. – The Star

You don’t have to be famous or a food writer to get doted on at restaurants, just these VIP treatment tips. – Grub Street

Try your new-found knowledge at one of the world’s strangest restaurants. –

On the other hand, the airline definition of VIP treatment is dwindling, which writer Jesse McKinley bemoans in “Whatever Happened to First Class?” – NY Times

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