Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Boom to Bust

The post-Brexit boom in overseas tourism (driven largely by a deflating Pound) 
was all going to plan...until last week. 

The day after the Westminster attack Avianca sent out a promotional email to all its subscribers here in Guatemala peddling a return flight to London at the discounted rate of $569. 

Now, twice in 2016 I took advantage of sub-$500 fares between Central America and Paris. 

Let's just say these prices did not reflect a sudden surge of interest in the French capital on the part of North American would-be tourists...

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