Summer Travel Not over Yet with Travelocity’s Nationwide Last Blast of Summer 3-Day Sale

    SOUTHLAKE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 10, 2004--

             Site-Wide Sale Highlights Great Deals to Most
                   Popular Destinations in the U.S.

Not ready for the summer travel season to end? Travelocity(R) isn’t either and today fires up its Last Blast of Summer three-day sale to get people on the road for one last trip to the beach, a spontaneous family reunion or that weekend getaway that somehow keeps getting postponed. Beginning today, Tuesday, Aug. 10 through Thursday, Aug. 12, consumers can take advantage of some of the hottest deals to the most popular destinations nationwide, including Las Vegas, New York and Orlando.

“Even though fall is near, we don’t think our customers are quite ready to say goodbye to summer,” said Jeff Glueck, chief marketing officer of Travelocity. “Big site-wide sales like this provide us an opportunity to showcase our best deals and offer members outstanding travel packages at very affordable prices.”

The Last Blast of Summer sale features a comprehensive list of discounted travel deals on airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruise packages to and from some of America’s most scenic destinations. Additional savings and benefits are available for consumers who use Travelocity’s TotalTrip(SM) flight + hotel booking tool.

Sale highlights include:

   Northeast Escapes:

Washington    Flight + Hotel starting at $226
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Boston        Flight + Hotel starting at $337
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New York      Flight + Hotel starting at $443
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   Southern Retreats:

Orlando       Flight + Hotel starting at $195
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Atlanta       Flight + Hotel starting at $195
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Dallas/Fort   Flight + Hotel starting at $296
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   West Coast Havens:

Las Vegas         Flight + Hotel starting at $206
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San Francisco     Flight + Hotel starting at $208
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Seattle           Flight + Hotel starting at $251
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Los Angeles       Flight + Hotel starting at $298
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   Midwest/Mountain Highs:

Denver     Flight + Hotel starting at $248
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Chicago    Flight + Hotel starting at $252
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For more information and terms and conditions on the Last Blast of Summer Sale, visit

About Travelocity

Travelocity’s industry-leading technology and straight-talking, honest information help travelers take more rewarding and affordable trips. With 44 million registered users and booking nearly $4 billion of travel in 2003, Travelocity negotiates thousands of low-priced deals with the world’s most reputable travel providers – top airlines, hotels, car rental companies, cruise lines, and other destination attractions and services. Additionally, Travelocity offers deeply-discounted rates for weekend getaways and dynamic packages through its Last Minute Deals and TotalTrip shopping engines, and provides customer service support over the phone 24 hours a day. Based in Southlake, Texas, Travelocity also operates Travelocity Business(SM) for corporate customers, powers international travel Web sites in eight languages, and has been recognized for its consumer advocacy and global leadership in online travel. More information about Travelocity is available at Travelocity is owned by Sabre Holdings Corporation (NYSE:TSG), a world leader in travel commerce. More information about Sabre Holdings is available at

             Judy Haveson, 212-554-7425
             Amanda Borichevsky, 972-488-4790

    SOURCE: Travelocity