Hands Up if charity and luxury mix?

September 2006
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;9/8/2006, Issue 1837, p26
Trade Publication
The article presents information on tour operator company Hands Up Holidays' new programme which gives its tourists the chance to do community charitable work, together with traveling in luxury. According to Christopher Hill, founder and managing director of the company, people believe that community projects can't be done in comfort and they want to prove it otherwise. He hopes to allow people to tour around the world and do charity work. Quality accommodation will be offered to them.


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