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World Tourism Organisation explores health travel in new report

World Tourism Organisation explores health travel in new report

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation, together with the European Travel Commission, has launched a new report on health tourism. Part of their joint research programme, the study is the first attempt to set a coherent conceptualisation of health tourism.

Book early for better deals urges ABTA

Book early for better deals urges ABTA

January and February are typically the travel industry’s ‘sales period’ with many deals, offers and free child places available, which can significantly affect the overall price of the holiday, saving people hundreds of pounds.

On the Beach returns to television screens over festive period

On the Beach returns to television screens over festive period

The TV ad was shot in Majorca, one of the online travel agent’s most popular destinations, and the quirky character's suit was made by Millennium FX, one of Europe's leading suppliers of prosthetics, animatronics and makeup FX for film and television.

UK tourism expects bumper Christmas

UK tourism expects bumper Christmas

Forward flight bookings to the UK overall are showing a rise of nine between Sunday, December 23rd and Saturday, January 5th compared to the same period last year.

ABTA to launch national ad campaign on Christmas Day

ABTA to launch national ad campaign on Christmas Day

The campaign - entitled Travel with Confidence - will launch with a series of four different radio adverts, aiming to encourage people to book with an ABTA member while also increasing understanding of the organisation’s offer of support, protection and expertise.