Being a frequent Eurostar traveler and a bit geek, it was only natural that I noticed that Eurostar have laid down some new social media tracks! First, I must tip my hat to Eurostar’s responsive Twitter customer service account. Over the summer, Eurostar created a social media booth in the waiting area after you have cleared passport control, pictured below at Gare du Nord. There is the same booth at St Pancras snuck around to the left when you go into the main waiting area.
The Eurostar social media booth, which measures roughly 10m², invites you to:
Strike a pose, take a snap and share it with the world“
It was an invitation hardly lacking in ambition. Intrigued, I had to try it out. (more…)