UPDATE 2-Holiday bookings soar as Britons hope for travel restart
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
* Govt says international travel banned until May 17
* Will provide further information on April 12
* Bookings soar as much as 600% for July, August
* Spain, Greece, Turkey popular destinations
(Adds Jet2, Skyscanner comments)
By Sarah Young
LONDON, Feb 23 (Reuters) - International holiday bookings
surged by as much as 600% after Britain laid out plans to
gradually relax coronavirus restrictions, giving battered
airlines and tour operators hope that a bu ...