AlphaRooms.com thanked for removing bullfighting references from website
22 January 2015
A big thank you to discount accommodation company AlphaRooms.com for removing references to bullfighting from its website.
Following an ICABS appeal, in which we highlighted the cruelty involved, the award-winning holiday company deleted suggestions to visit a bullring in Fuengirola and “bullfight celebrations” in Ronda.
Thumbs up to AlphaRooms.com for its compassionate response.
AlphaRooms is one of the UK's leading websites for discount worldwide travel, with over 1 million customers every year. It is an award-winner in the British Travel Awards' "Best Flight Booking Company" and "Best Online Hotel Booking Company" categories.
Find out more about AlphaRooms and its holiday offers at www.alpharooms.com/
AlphaRooms joins a growing list of companies which have responded positively to ICABS appeals and removed references to bullfighting or bullrings. These include American Airlines, EasyJet, Jet2holidays, Marriott International, Hilton Hampton, Ebookers, Club Travel, Abbey Travel, Sunways, Low Cost Holidays.ie, Travel Department, Cancun Holidays Information Center, Co-op Travel, Ultimate Travel, No Fly Cruising, City Breaks 101, Original Travel, Escape Trips, Charter Travel, NY.T.Roma Hotel, Exclusive GP, Just Resorts, IceLolly.com, Burleigh Travel, Abercrombie & Kent, Holiday Transfers, Iglu Cruise, Oliver's Travel's, StagWeb, Joe Walsh Tours, Budget Travel and Osprey Holidays.
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If you choose to holiday in a bullfighting country (Spain, France, Portugal, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela), please do not visit bullfighting arenas or museums. Avoid purchasing any bullfight-related souvenirs. Join the international campaign against bullfighting. Please register your opposition to this horrific blood sport with the governments and political representatives of bullfighting countries as well as to the local Ambassadors.
Contact the Spanish Ambassador to Ireland, or your country of residence, to register opposition to bullfighting. Express your desire to see bullfighting banned throughout all of Spain.
The Spanish Ambassador to Ireland
Embassy of Spain
17A Merlyn Park, Dublin 4.
Tel 1: +353 (0)1 2691640
Tel 2: +353 (0)1 2692597
Fax: +353 (0)1 269 1854
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