End of the road for All America

May 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);5/29/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that All America Holidays Ltd., a tour operator has ceased trading. The Lowestoft, England-based company sold holidays to the U.S., Canada and Latin America. Customers who booked a package including a flight may be able to claim a refund, as the operator was covered by an Air Travel Organisers' Licensing (ATOL) and was a member of ABTA Ltd.


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