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Routes Europe Hosts Tours for Delegates

Posted 24/06/2010 - Viewed 5139 time(s)

Manchester, 5 May 2010

This year's Routes Europe, being held in Toulouse, France, from 9 - 11 May will be host to a

number of tours for all registered delegates, but places must be booked fast!

Over the course of three days, there will be a variety of complimentary and paid for tours on

offer to give delegates the opportunity to explore the region by visiting the historical and

cultural sites of Toulouse and tasting the local wine and gastronomic delights.

The Saturday, 8th May, will see delegates being taken on a free tour of Toulouse's Grand

Monuments - taking in Saint-Sernin basilica, the Capitole (city hall) and ceremonial rooms

and the Church of the Jacobins - and a Wine making trip in the Fronton Area. Sunday will see

registered delegates being taken on an exclusive, sold-out VIP Airbus and ATR Tour or a

sightseeing run to be shown the 'City in Lights', where the sights are lit using creative

lighting to showcase the Garonne, the city's gardens and historic buildings.

The final day of the tours, Wednesday 12th May, includes a trip to Toulouse's monuments, a

complimentary trip to the Pastel Saga - 'Toulouse's Golden Age' - to explore Renaissance

Toulouse, and full-day tours of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Moissac and Cahors and a

further trip to Albi: Lautrec Painter's city and Cordes sur Ciel.

To guarantee your place on any of the tours, or for more information, please contact or phone +33 (0) 561 11 0234. To find out more about Routes

Europe, and to register to attend, visit

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Notes to Editors:

About Routes

 World Routes - The World Route Development Forum - is the world renowned annual airline and airport networking event. Routes facilitates and encourages the role of airports in the development of air services through organising global and region specific airline/airport networking forums.

 This year's World Route Development Forum will take place in Vancouver, Canada, 19th-21st September.

 Routes Regional events include Routes Americas, Routes Asia, Routes Europe, Routes Africa and Routes CIS.

 Routes was founded in 1995 by Chairman Mike Howarth as part of the Manchester UK-based ASM Ltd., a consultancy specialising in the field of route development for airports.

 Both companies are now subsidiaries of RDG -The Route Development Group - which is the leading global solutions provider in the strategically important 'route development' sector of air transport.

 In April 2007, Routes also won the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2007. The award, for outstanding business performance and commercial success, recognised Routes' sustained contribution to aviation route development through its innovative Regional and World Route Development Forums.

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