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Save up to 40 percent on a winter trip with an additional $75 off top destinations

CHICAGO - January 2, 2008 - With New Year's celebrations over, the winter blues are setting in for some, and ( is helping travelers find a cure through its Winter Getaway Sale. The sale, which launches today, keeps travelers "A Step Ahead™" with savings of up to 40% on hotels and vacation packages, as well as an additional $75 off packages including stays of three or more nights to many destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico, Florida and Hawaii.   

Use promotion code SAVEONSUN to take advantage of the $75 savings offer.  The offer is good for travel between now and April 15th, 2008, and must be booked by March 2nd.  Whether travelers want to explore San Francisco or seek sun in Cancun, the Winter Getaway sale features attractive savings to the most popular winter and spring vacation destinations and U.S. cities.

Some of the discounts found through the sale include:

  • Puerto Rico: Gran Melia Hotel - 30% off stay PLUS $75 off of a custom flight + hotel package of 3+ nights

  • Boston: The Westin Boston Waterfront - 25% off stay of 3+ nights

  • Jamaica: Holiday Inn SunSpree - 40% off stay, bottle of wine PLUS $75 off of a custom flight + hotel package of 3+ nights

  • Oahu, Hawaii: Hyatt Regency Waikiki - 4th night free, breakfast for two PLUS $75 off of a custom flight + hotel package of 3+ nights

  • San Francisco: Hotel Whitcomb - 30% off stay,10% off dining

To view complete sale information click here

Terms and conditions:

Book a qualifying Florida, Hawaii, Mexico, or Caribbean flight + hotel package between December 31, 2007, and March 2, 2008, for 3 or more nights for travel between January 2, 2008, and April 15, 2008, via Orbitz and instantly receive $75 off your purchase through the use of the promotion code. To display qualifying packages, click "I have a promotion code." and enter the promotion code, then look for packages marked with the icon "COUPON." Limit one discount per hotel room and one promotion code per purchase. Discounts are not redeemable for cash for any reason. Any attempt at fraud will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted. Orbitz reserves the right to change or limit the promotion in its sole discretion.

About Orbitz:
Orbitz ( is a leading online travel company that enables travelers to search for and purchase a broad array of travel products, including airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, cruises and vacation packages. Since launching its website to the general public in June 2001, Orbitz has become one of the largest online travel sites in the world based on gross travel bookings. On Orbitz, consumers can search more than 80,000 suppliers worldwide including airlines, hotels and car rental companies. Orbitz is a brand that is owned and operated by Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW).

About Orbitz Worldwide:
Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) is a leading global online travel company that uses innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to research, plan and book a broad range of travel products. Orbitz Worldwide owns and operates a portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz (, CheapTickets (, ebookers (, HotelClub (, RatesToGo ( and the Away Network ( and corporate travel brands Orbitz for Business and Travelport for Business (

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