This book constitutes a first systematic assessment and account of the recent transformations of the industry along a series of critical yet contentious issues such as competition, unbundling, regulation, access charging, standards and ...
Author: Matthias Finger
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
The European railway sector has undergone profound and predominantly institutional changes over the past 20 years, due to the initiatives of the European Commission. This book constitutes a first systematic assessment and account of the recent transformations of the industry along a series of critical yet contentious issues such as competition, unbundling, regulation, access charging, standards and interoperability, and public–private partnerships. It also covers the main railways sectors including passenger transport, high speed and freight.
Icon Illustrated Railway Map of Europe perfect for Interrail and Eurail pass
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Author: Caty Ross
Publisher: Solitaire Contracts Ltd
Explore the whole European railway network with the full color and icon illustrated RailMap of Europe. Included: - Index with Country flag and RailMap pages - Detailed explanation of RailMap legend and what to look out for on RailMap. - Easily identified High speed routes - Main railway lines (seat res usually required) and local lines - Green highlighted and easy to identify scenic routes - Ski resorts and summer hiking destinations - Ports and popular ferry routes - Stations with shower facilities - National parks and areas of outstanding beauty - Cities and towns with airports - Sandy beaches and stunning coastlines - Major inland lakes Top tourist destinations and major transport hubs are highlighted. These towns and cities also correspond to the RailPass Planning PC App tool’s interactive locations that when activated display Day and Night Train connections which can then be selected to create a route. Also included is instructions for how to receive a complete PDF of RailMap Europe and password for the Interactive RailPass Planning tool. This is an indispensable travel guide for anyone who is using the railway of Europe, Turkey and North Africa and especially useful for Interrail and Eurail pass holders.
This is an indispensable travel guide for anyone who is travelling on the railways of Europe, Turkey and North Africa and especially useful for Interrail and Eurail pass holders.
Author: Caty Ross
Publisher: Solitaire Contracts Limited
RailPass RailMap Europe 2015 Explore the whole European railway network with the full color icon illustrated Railway Atlas of Europe, Turkey and Morocco. Including: - Index with Country flag and RailMap pages - Detailed explanation of RailMap legend and what to look out for on RailMap. - Easily identified High speed routes - Main railway lines (seat res usually required) and local lines - Green highlighted and easy to identify scenic routes - Ski resorts and summer hiking destinations - Ports and popular ferry routes - Stations with shower facilities - National parks and areas of outstanding beauty - Cities and towns with airports - Sandy beaches and stunning coastlines - Mountain ranges and major inland lakes. Top tourist destinations and major transport hubs are highlighted. These towns and cities also correspond to the RailPass Planning PC App tool's interactive locations that when activated display Day and Night Train connections which can then be selected to create a route. Also included is instructions for how to receive a complete PDF of RailMap Europe and password for the Interactive RailPass Planning tool. This is an indispensable travel guide for anyone who is travelling on the railways of Europe, Turkey and North Africa and especially useful for Interrail and Eurail pass holders.
Author: Laverne Ferguson-KosinskiPublish On: 2014-11-04
1 INTRODUCTION “To travel by train is to see nature and human beings, towns
and churches and rivers, in fact to see life.” —AGATHA CHRISTIE This 39th
edition of Europe by Eurail reflects the “new” Europe and the energy and
Author: Laverne Ferguson-Kosinski
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Europe by Eurail has been the train traveler’s one-stop source for visiting Europe’s cities and countries by rail for more than thirty years. Newly revised and updated, this comprehensive guide provides the latest information on fares, schedules, and pass options, as well as detailed information on more than one hundred specific rail excursions. Inside is all the information you need to visit historic cities, romantic villages, and scenic hamlets on more than ninety rail trips starting from your choice of twenty-eight base cities located in twenty countries. Three sample rail-tour itineraries combine several base cities and day excursions into fifteen-day rail-tour packages complete with hotel recommendations and sightseeing options. . Packed with practical information, step-by-step directions and advice on where to go and what to see and do, and complemented by the inclusion of twenty maps, this book takes the puzzle out of European Rail Travel.
Railjets. Railjet. is a Siemens Mobility built virtual EMU with a locomotive semi
permanently joined to Viaggio classic type high speed coaching and matching
driving trailer. So far the only locomotive types assigned to this task have been ...
Author: John Mckey
Publisher: Bonbytes Publishing
Welcome to the world of true high speed train or Europe and North America! In this book you will find most important high speed train families, both newest and some classics. Of many subjects by this version the information available has become quite extensive. You will also get clear definition on "high speed rail" and "super high speed rail", along with basic train formations and high speed line considerations. Always at the focus is service view, why the service is important to its customers, how did it evolve, and what the future might look like. For each train type chapter starts with overview accompanied with recognition guide. This is followed by detailed technical information, train background and what the near future will look like. Lots of quality pictures from many photographers are also provided of each train. Different paint schemes and variations are standard in pictures. Some of the trains described are running nearly 400 km/h / 250 mph while others' top speed is 200 km/h / 125 mph. The over 600 unit TGV fleet and popular Railjet fleet are described in more detail, with pictures of various paint schemes and train subtypes. Velaro and ICE trains section has a recognition guide for these magnificent multiple units. About 30 other train types are covered too, including Maglev and Hyperloop. Next updates of Super High Speed Trains 2015 will again bring some more depth, stories and latest developments to the subject. So why not buy the book now and click update button occasionally at your Kindle Bookshelf! Contents 0. Welcome 1. Definitions: Super High Speed, High Speed and "Semi High Speed" Trains, Electricity Rules the World...for Now, Basic high speed train formations including Maglev and Hyperloop, Line building styles 2. High Speed Train Families 2.1. Alstom Train à Grande Vitesse – TGV 2.2. Siemens Mobility Velaro / ICE Family 2.2.a. Siemens Velaro-RUS 2.3. Bombardier Transportation Zefiro EMUs 2.4. Alstom AGV 2.5. Trevi (Bombardier and AnsaldoBreda) ETR-500 2.6. Stadler Rail EC 250 2.7. Alstom Pendolinos 2.8. Siemens Mobility Railjets 2.9. Bombardier Regina X55 2.10. Hitachi HS EMUs 2.11. Amtrak ACELA 3. Train à Grande Vitesse (TGV) of Alstom 3.1. Latest TGV Trains 3.2. A Short History of TGV Train 3.3. TV-PSE (Paris Sud-Est) 3.4. TGV-Atlantique 3.5. TGV-La Poste 3.6. TGV-Réseau / Thalys-PBA 3.7. TGV-Duplex 3.8. Thalys-PBKA 3.9. TGV-RéseauDuplex / TGV-Hybrid 3.10. TGV-POS 3.11. TGV-Dasye 3.12. TGV-2N2 / RGV-2N2 4. Velaro and ICE Trains of Germany 4.0. Latest in Velaro Development 4.1. Velaro-D, DB class 407 4.2. ICE3, DB / NS class 406 4.3. ICE3, DB class 403 4.4. ICE2, DB class 402 4.5. ICE1, DB class 401 5. Railjet Service of ÖBB and CD 5.1. Railjet Operators 5.2. Beginnings with Courage and Some Ingenious Creativity 5.3. Recent Developments and Next Chapters in Railjet Story 6. Pendolino Story
High speed rail and tourism: empirical evidence from Spain. Transport. Res. A 85
, 174–185. Albalate, D., Bel, G., Fageda, X., 2015. Competition and cooperation
between high speed rail and air transportation services in Europe. J. Transp.
Author: Anne Graham
Air Transport: A Tourism Perspective provides rigorous insights into the current complexities, synergies and conflicts within air transportation and tourism, presenting a balanced, comprehensive, contemporary, and global analysis that thoroughly examines the links between theory and practice. The book offers readers a multi-sector, global perspective on the practical implications of the link between air transport and tourism. By using a novel approach, it systematically explores the successive stages of a tourist's trip-investigating reasons for flying, the airport experience, airline industry structures, competition and regulation, and air transportation and destination interrelationships. In addition, the book explores current and salient debates on such issues as the influence of traveling to visit friends and family, the role of charters versus low cost carriers, public subsidies to support airport development, and much more. Presents insights from an international team of expert contributors with proven research and publication experience in their specialty area Includes cutting-edge analyses based on original research that identifies emerging research directions and policy and managerial implications Utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to fully explore theoretical and policy concepts and their effect on air transportation and tourism development Provides case studies from around the globe in each chapter
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Author: Michelle Cini
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Category: Political Science
Subject: "This sixth edition of 'European Union Politics' builds on the success of the previous five editions by retaining and updating the chapters published in the previous version of the book. Innovations in this edition include a new chapter on Brexit and a section on the migration crisis in Chapter 22." -- Preface
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Author: American Railway Engineering AssociationPublish On: 1990
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interest in this context to conclude this ... about the extensive high speed rail
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In 1989 the railway companies of the EC Member States along with Austria and
Switzerland proposed the development of a European high - speed rail network
which by the year 2015 should consist of 35,000 km of network at costs of 200 ...
Author: Wilhelm Pompl
Publisher: C A B International
Tourism is of vital importance to the economies of many European countries in terms of both receipts and employment. With the advent of the single European market, further opportunities and threats have arisen for the tourism industries of both European Community (EC) and non-EC countries. This book provides a general overview of tourism in Europe today. The first part of the book considers particular developments in a thematic way, while the second part consists of twelve chapters devoted to individual countries or regions including a chapter of Eastern Europe. Most of these chapters are written by authors working in the countries concerned. The book is a suitable text for student taking advanced level courses in tourism, but will also be of value to those studying European economics or geography.
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The new series (6x1-hour) will transmit in early November 2015, and this book will be the official, lavishly illustrated tie-in covering every single journey Portillo has undertaken across Europe.
Author: Michael Portillo
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Great Continental Railway Journeysis now a firmly established series on BBC2, following in the illustrious tracks of its predecessor - Great British Railway Journeys. Both series are fronted by ex-politician Michael Portillo and in this European odyssey he travels around continental Europe, using George Bradshaw's1913 Continental Railway Guide. Now coming up for its fourth instalment this autumn, Portillo guides the train-travelling fan across Europe arriving at a myriad of magical and historically fascinating cities we all dream of travelling to by train. From London, to Paris, Bordeaux, Lyon, Copenhagen, Oslo, Lisbon, Madrid, Berlin, Monte Carlo, Prague, Munich, Zurich, Rome, Budapest, St Petersburg; all the way down to Constantinople, Haifa and Jerusalem - Portillo describes the great feats of engineering that built the various railway lines connecting Europe and further afield and the men and women who made these journeys famous through their deeds and words. The new series (6x1-hour) will transmit in early November 2015, and this book will be the official, lavishly illustrated tie-in covering every single journey Portillo has undertaken across Europe. Capturing all the colour, beauty, excitement and fervour of journeying across this historic continent can muster. A must-have purchase for any armchair fan of unique and award-winning travel programming.
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A master plan for western Europe calls for all capital cities to be linked by fast trains by the ▻ Luxury touring on nostalgic trains Great Trains of the world year 2015 . At present , the national rail systems of Europe are integrated into two ...
Author: Nona S. Starr
Category: Business & Economics
B> Illustrated in full-color, this comprehensive exploration of the fields of travel, tourism, and hospitality as a whole industry features exceptionally accurate, and up-to-date information on the products, procedures, and careers in each field—based on the author's extensive experience as a member of the training department in the world's largest travel organization. Details the industry's products (history, organization and regulation, how-tos, and industry resources); its distributors; and jobs and how to get them. Provides Internet references, mini-case scenarios, and quick-refrence apendices throughout.For travel, tourism, and hospitality professionals.
Author: Ian Allan PublishingPublish On: 2015-03-20
A totally comprehensive European railway atlas which is not only packed with clear maps, but a range of useful information making it an essential reference for European rail travellers and all those interested in how the railway networks ...
A very far - reaching long - term plan for the high - speed railway is the network
concept V3 for the year 2015 , elaborated by the International Union of Railways (
UIC ) . " It reaches far into the peripheral regions in Europe . According to this ...