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Strong crown brings down holiday prices

The stronger crown and lower oil prices mean that Slovaks can have cheaper holidays abroad, according to travel agencies.

"Many [prices] are between 5 and 8 percent lower than last year," said Adrián Seikel from the travel agency Reufa Reisen.

He added that prices of holidays to Turkey and Egypt have been further reduced due to a lack of interest in holidays there because of the conflict in Iraq.

Compiled by Conrad Toft from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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