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ATLANTA, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldspan, L.P., the Atlanta-based global travel technology leader, announced the completion of a long-term travel distribution and technology agreement with OneTravel Holdings, Inc. Through the new agreement, Worldspan will provide all subsidiaries of OneTravel Holdings with advanced travel transaction processing services and global travel content available through the Worldspan global distribution system (GDS). OneTravel Holdings, Inc. is the diversified travel and leisure company that currently owns two travel business subsidiaries, including OneTravel, Inc. and Farequest Holdings, Inc., which operate http://www.onetravel.com/; http://www.cheapseats.com/; http://www.discounthotels.com/; and http://www.11thhour.com/. "Worldspan is pleased to be the primary technology provider and GDS partner for OneTravel Holdings, one of the Un... (more)

Still Wanting to Get Away This Summer?

DALLAS, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As the temperatures continue to climb, are you looking forward to your upcoming summer getaway, or kicking yourself because you failed to plan one? It's not too late to plan a summer vacation, and the best options might be closer to home than you think. Jack Richards, senior vice president of product marketing at hotels.com, notes that many vacationers are opting for trips within driving distance of their homes so they can avoid crowded airports and save on trip costs. Condos, suites and private homes continue to be popular choices for fami... (more)

Travelzoo Reveals Top 10 Tips for Finding the Best Family Cruise Deals

NEW YORK, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Travelzoo , a global Internet media company, today revealed the top 10 tips to help families find great deals on cruise vacations this season. "Wave season is upon us now and it's becoming increasingly important to book early for families," said Lynn Nugent, Director of Cruise Content, Travelzoo. "More than 10 million North Americans are projected to take a cruise this year and many of these bookings will happen within the next three months. Cruising has become a very popular vacation option for families since most sailings include all... (more)

Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Registers with SEC for Public Offering

CHICAGO, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc., a division of Travelport Limited, the parent company of the Travelport group of companies, today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the sale by Travelport of a portion of its ownership interest in Orbitz Worldwide in a planned initial public offering. Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, Goldman, Sachs & Co., Lehman Brothers Inc., and J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc., are serving as joint book-running managers of the offering. The initial public offering is expect... (more)

Marriott International to Speak at 14th Annual Bear Stearns Retail, Restaurant and Consumer Conference on March 5; Investors and News Media Invited to Webcast

BETHESDA, Md., March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arne Sorenson, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and president -- continental European lodging for Marriott International, Inc. , will speak at the 14th Annual Bear Stearns Retail, Restaurant and Consumer Conference to be held on March 5 at approximately 3:45 p.m., Eastern time. Individual investors and news media are invited to live webcasts of these presentations on the Internet at http://www.marriott.com/investor. Click on "Recent Investor News" to the left and then click on the link to the Bear Stearns Conf... (more)