Survey sheds light on LGBT travel trends

January 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);1/30/2009, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the results of a survey concerning the percentage of LGBT people who take a leisure trip. The study indicates that 19% year-on-year drop in the number of cruises taken by the LGBT holidaymakers. Thomas Roth, president of Community Marketing, states that LGBT travel remains broadly flat in the U.S. and in Great Britain.


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