Premium Travel Show popularity soars

Hosted buyer registrations for Premium Travel 2006 are already 150% up on the same time last year. Research conducted on the show’s website, among those registering for a place, reveals that 59% of individuals handle travel budgets in excess of £1m and 19% look after budgets in excess of £500k. To date, buyers from the UK, continental Europe, the Middle East, China, India, Russia and the USA have already confirmed their attendance. Exhibiting companies have also increased by over 100%, with luxury brands representing hotels, tourist offices, cruise lines, destinations, and spas. Premium Travel, which takes place at London’s Royal Albert Hall on 27-28 April, is the UK’s only dedicated business forum for the luxury end of the travel industry, and over the two days more than 10,000 appointments between both UK and overseas buyers and the top international travel brands will take place.

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