…Offers Customers Discount on Flights to London
Travelstart, Africa's leading Online Travel Agency, in partnership with international airline, Virgin Atlantic has announced 'The Royal Wedding Promo' in honor of the British Royal Wedding ceremony between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
'The Royal Wedding Promo', which will run between the 7th and the 21st of May, 2018, offers customers the opportunity to book cheap flights on Virgin Atlantic on www.travelstart.com.ng.
The exclusive fare from Lagos to London and to any of Virgin Atlantic's US routes is available on all three cabins, Upper Class, Premium Economy and Economy.
Speaking on the campaign, Country Manager, Travelstart Nigeria, Philip Åkesson, reiterates the Travel agency's promise to make travel affordable and convenient for its customers.
He said, "We are proud to partner with Virgin Atlantic, in honor of the upcoming Royal Wedding. Virgin Atlantic's decision to work with us to fly Nigerians, who love weddings, for the summer, shows their laser focus into satisfying their customers.
Our simple and easy to use website will allow travelers search, compare prices and pay for their booking without any hassle. We are confident that this partnership will strengthen the already existing relationship our company has with Virgin Atlantic."
Speaking on the partnership with Travelstart, Country Manager, Virgin Atlantic, Samuel Lindfield, said "As a British national carrier, we're focused on how special we make our customers feel, that's why we're always coming up with innovative ways to make them feel comfortable, addressing many of the concerns they have about flying. We never compromise on excellent service and provide our customers with food, drink and inflight entertainment that is unmatched.
Lindfield also noted that the partnership with Travelstart is in line with the company's commitment to continually create excitement for its customers, which will no doubt give them an experience and create memories as they travel.
Also speaking, the Commercial Manager, Travelstart Nigeria, Bukky Akomolafe addressed the lifestyle angle of the promo; "We love weddings! We recognize that our customers love weddings, even more now that it is a royal wedding. At Travelstart, we are all about creating lifetime experiences that go beyond the act of travel. So whatever the reason our customers will be flying this summer whether it is looking for cheap flights from Lagos to London just in time for the wedding or just trying to get flight booking ahead of summer or for another time of the year, 'The Royal Wedding Promo' in partnership with Virgin Atlantic is one our customers can take full advantage of."
Customers who purchase tickets during 'The Royal Wedding promo' will be able to travel from now until July 1, 2018 and after September 15, 2018.
It would be recalled that Travelstart recently celebrated 6 years of doing business in Nigeria, and since its launch, has catered to more than half a million Nigerians through its extensive affiliate network.
The company has also won several awards as the Best Travel Blog at the Nigerian Tourism Awards, the "Best Online Booking Platform in Africa" and "Top Travel Company in West Africa, 2016" in the Akwaaba Africa Travelers Market event.
Travelstart is Africa's largest online travel agency, with headquarters in Cape Town and a local office in Lagos. Founded in Sweden, Travelstart opened its doors in 1999, as the brainchild of travel visionary Stephan Ekbergh.
Nearly two decades, plenty of learning, growth and one African immigration later, today Travelstart proudly employs a team of more than 200 staff with offices in Nigeria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Turkey and other countries.
Nigeria opened in 2012 and has grown to close to 50 staff. The company provides access to more than 500 airlines flying to more than 11,000 destinations. Travelstart Nigeria is the 2017 winner of the Best Blog at the Nigerian Tourism and Travel Awards. Book affordable flights now on www.travelstart.com.ng.
About Virgin Atlantic
Virgin Atlantic was founded by entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson 33 years ago with innovation and customer service at its core.
Today Virgin Atlantic carries 5.5 million customers annually, and was recently named the UK's favourite long haul carrier by Skytrax.
Headquartered in London, Virgin Atlantic employs over 9000 people worldwide and operates a fleet of 39 aircraft serving 26 destinations across four continents.
Alongside joint venture partner Delta Air Lines they operate the leading transatlantic network - offering up to 39 flights per day between the UK and US with onward connections to over 200 US and international cities.