TITLE

Green is the colour

AUTHOR(S)
Gough, Alicia
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);5/23/2008, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growing trend towards environmentally and socially responsible travel. Research analyst Mintel revealed that the green travel market of Great Britain is increasing by 25% annually, wherein it is currently valued at £409 million in 2006. First Choice introduced a carbon offsetting scheme in 2007. Information on eco-destination is presented.
ACCESSION #
35126655

 

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