The report also mentioned Taiwan Tourism Development Association secretary-general Tien Yi-hsiu as saying that China had stopped renewing licenses for some tour leaders and that the package tours
would most likely dry up by the end of the year.
organized by travel bureaus were valued at US$ 32 million in 2007, up from US$ 27 million in 2006.
MyTravel, which runs Going Places travel agents, said any offer for First Choice's package tour
business would be in cash and funded through a mixture of new debt and equity.
But now package tours
are so common that it isn't even a possibility anymore, In a lot of cities, there're two different show-going worlds: The kids who buy these records and go see package tours
and the kids who are into what's going on in their own town and are excited about it.
2% rise from a year earlier in domestic package tour
revenues but this was more than offset by the decline in overall tours in Japan.
On 26 July 2000, the European Commission had cleared the acquisition of UK tour operator Thomson Travel Group by the German conglomerate Preussag, as long as Preussag divested its interests in Thomas Cook, given that both Thomson and Thomas Cook hold a significant share of the UK and Irish package tour
It's true that in the past our package tour
benefited travel agents more than our clients," says JTB Hawaii General Manager Shinsuke Kitamura.
They are mostly package tour
people but there are around 70 independent travellers on board, too.
Pennsylvania, USA-based tour organiser Friendly Planet Travel said it is promoting a package tour
SMILING Sun Kinhjun and friend Li Lin were among the 80 tourists on the first Chinese package tour
to Britain which flew in yesterday.
In one case a trip for two to La Manga in Spain cost pounds 785 through the package tour
operator MyTravel but just pounds 349.