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Jetabroad: Aussies Love Going to the UK on Holiday

Dépèche transmise le 9 mars 2012 par PRNewswire

SYDNEY, March 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

-Jetabroad say that there was a substantial increase in the number of

Australians heading to the United Kingdom last year-

Australia's leading online travel company, Jetabroad, have highlighted a significant increase in the number of Aussies who caught cheap England flights [http://www.jetabroad.com.au/Cheap-Flights/London-LON ] in 2011 compared with 2010. Taking advantage of the exchange rate, many Australians found that their dollar stretched further than ever before in the UK. This year Britain looks set to be similarly popular with Australians, as a number of national and international events take place across the British Isles.

This revelation comes as VisitBritain announce figures confirming that Britain had seen an estimated nine per cent increase in the number of Australians visiting the country in December alone compared with 2010 figures. The months of April to June were particularly popular with a 19 per cent increase in the number of Australians arriving in the country. The first three quarters of 2011 saw Australian visitor numbers increase by over 10 per cent every quarter.

Jetabroad say that many Australians are expected to follow the trend in 2012, as events in Britain like the Diamond Jubilee and major sporting events are likely to make the United Kingdom, and London in particular, even more popular with international travellers arriving on cheap flights [http://www.jetabroad.com.au ].

Darin Walters, MD of Jetabroad [http://www.jetabroad.com.au ], comments: "Britain has long been a favoured destination with Australians travelling abroad, and this year is going to be no different, with Aussies looking to take advantage of the many events taking place in the country [http://www.visitbritain.com/en/Things-to-do ] and the great exchange rate."

About Jetabroad.com.au:

Jetabroad (http://www.jetabroad.com.au) is a Sydney-based, global online flight specialist and travel agency. The best flight options are just a click away with the ability to search, combine and ticket over 450 of the world's commercial airlines. Jetabroad's unique flight search technology allows for bookings in multiple currencies from anywhere, to anywhere else in the world. All inclusive pricing is displayed upfront in Jetabroad's flight results - no extra charges or credit card fees are added at the end of the booking process when completing your online payment.

Based in Chatswood in Sydney's northern suburbs Jetabroad is led by an executive team with extensive international experience in both offline and Internet-based travel and consumer marketing. Supported by a highly skilled team of online professionals and travel consultants they offer an exceptional customer experience at a competitive price.

For more information and great deals become a fan of Jetabroad on Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/jetabroad ] or follow @Jetabroad [http://twitter.com/jetabroad ].

CONTACT: Contact Information: Darin Walters, Managing Director, JetabroadPty Limited, PO Box 696, Chatswood NSW 2057, Australia, +61-02-9410-3059

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