May 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);5/14/2010, Vol. 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the travel industry in Great Britain. Under the Page & Moy Travel Group, Kaleidoscope Travel Group Ltd. is planning to rebrand. Inghams owner Hotelplan has bought Esprit Ski and Ski Total. For a campaign promoting Arizona, Nevada and Las Vegas destinations, Advantage Travel Inc. has partnered with the U.S. tourist boards and Travel 2.


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