TITLE

Industry reports surge in sales at month end

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);2/5/2010, Vol. 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase on sales for early bookings from travel agents in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
48287946

 

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