TITLE

POSITIVE OUTLOOK

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Ian
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);8/14/2009, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the observations of market analyst Mintel on the impact of recession on the tourism industry of Great Britain. Mintel argues that long-haul travel may be cushioned consumers may choose to abandon short, top-up holidays as a means of safeguarding, main annual breaks. Tour operators and agents selling long-haul holidays may suffer less from the impact of the recession than those focused on short-haul breaks. It also said that long-haul sector may not recover until 2014.
ACCESSION #
43937280

 

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