Kenya hits Kent

April 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);4/23/2010, Vol. 5, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on the teamed up between Gary Wardrope, managing director of Get Travelling and Somak Holidays and Kenya Tourist board to promote Kenya.


Related Articles

  • Diary.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;1/18/2008, Issue 2800, p12 

    The article presents news concerning the travel industry. Disney Parks has posted an advertisement at its Web site for a chief magic official. Gary Wardrope hired the local town crier in Tunbridge Wells, England to help him promote the opening of his cruise travel agency, Get Cruising. Cumbria...

  • Wardrope and Travel Deals Direct part ways.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;7/9/2004, Issue 2622, p2 

    Reports on the resignation of Gary Wardrope as commercial director of digital television channel Travel Deals Direct. Wardrope's plan of launching a do-it-yourself packaging operation offering lifestyle holidays to more mature travellers.

  • Wardrope opens Get Cruising first shop. Hayhurst, Lee // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;1/18/2008, Issue 2800, p10 

    The article reports on the launch of Tunbridge Wells, England-based cruise agency, Get Cruising, owned by former Cruise Store executive Gary Wardrope. According to Wardrope, the firm aims to tap into a wealthy local customer base in the Tunbridge Wells area. The agency is located in the upmarket...

  • Wardrope eyes new venture.  // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;7/12/2004, Issue 1726, p5 

    Travel Channel commercial director Gary Wardrope is to leave the company at the end of the summer. It is understood one possibility could be a dynamic packaging business selling lifestyle products. Wardrope was responsible for the recent rebranding and integration of Travel Deals Direct into...

  • Chester is centre for new shop.  // Travel Weekly (UK);12/1/2006, p2 

    The article reports that Great Britain's first dedicated high street cruise travel agency will be opened by Cruise Store on December 15, 2006 in Chester, England. According to Gary Wardrope, managing director of Cruise Store, the company is growing and it is about engaging the customers with a...

  • Prices at 'all-time low' as cruisers hold on for deals. Griffiths, Sophie // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;8/30/2012, Issue 3017, p12 

    The article reports on the effects of the Costa Concordia tragedy in January 2012, and of other factors, on the sales in the cruise industry. Gary Wardrope, founder of Get Travelling, states that sales in the industry are linked more with the 2012 Olympic Games, along with the best cruise deals,...

  • Find your footing on the high street.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;3/8/2012, Issue 2995, p10 

    The article offers information on different ways in which independent travel agents attract customers. It states that 2011 was a recession year for tourism industry, but the owner of Get Travelling, Gary Wardrope, initially started with skiing holidays, and later increased the destinations to...

  • Wardrope axed from Cruise Store.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;5/11/2007, Issue 2766, p4 

    The article reports that Gary Wardrope, managing director of the retailing arm of the British travel firm MyTravel, has been made redundant. According to industry observers, the move is part of MyTravel's staff cuts scheme in preparation for its merger with Thomas Cook. MyTravel is expected to...

  • SMALL AGENTS TOLD: 'FOCUS ON FACE-TO-FACE NICHESALES'.  // Travel Weekly (UK);6/26/2009, p16 

    Information about the Association of Cruise Agents' (ACE) UK Cruise Conventions that took place in Denver, Colorado in June 2009 is presented. The panel discussed many topics such as consumer attitudes towards cruise agents, face-to-face niche sales and selling strategy. The convention featured...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics