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Birmingham hosts one of the UK’s major Christmas markets

Christmas markets may be attractive for the customer, but they can also raise the blood pressure of even the most laid-back coach operator. As planning for this year’s events gets under way, coach tourism specialist Stuart Render questions whether some new thinking is required

Ah, the intoxicating aroma of Glühwein, the wooden chalets, the collection of ‘hand-crafted’ candle-holders, the challenge of sorting out your drop-off and parking arrangements. It can only mean one thing. It’s time to plan your day trip or tour to a Christmas market. […]

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