Brits opt to stay in the UK

David, Jackie
February 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);2/6/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) will offer guidance and support to members on how to increase their share of the domestic market as holiday sales in Great Britain is growing. The association has agreed to put together guidance for travel agents on selling domestic holidays.


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