TITLE

GOLD STANDARD

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Will
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);3/6/2009, Special Section p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the trend of a combining a luxury holiday with a sporting event and offers information on several upcoming sports events that can offer a good tourist experience. It is stated that for agents, the key to sales success for this type of holiday is the balance between event and experience. The Dubai World Cup will be held on March 28, 2009 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and one of the flagship events is the world's richest horse race.
ACCESSION #
37244642

 

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