ebookers steps up language content

Mobile phrase book producers, Steape and ebookers.es are partnering to offer ebookers customers a downloadable speaking phrase book for the mobile phone allowing them to effortlessly communicate in one of 17 languages, at the push of a button.

ebookers.es offers its customers a wide range of travel products including a choice of the best value flights, holidays, hotels, car hire and specialist travel products in the market. The online travel agency prides itself on offering clients sound travel expertise, an extensive product range and good value for money. The site also allows travellers to take care of travel extras online - such as travel insurance and assistance - and the Steape translators are a perfect addition to extend the product range.

Steape’s talking phrase books for mobile phones cost 4,- Euro and are available in 17 languages and 272 language combinations. Each of the more than 200 traveller-friendly phrases comes with both text and sound translations, meaning that users do not need to struggle with difficult pronunciation. The voices are recorded by native speakers and are played back via the phone’s speaker. The partnership with ebookers.es is the latest in Steape’s deeds to establish an international partner network. Marc van Bommel, CEO of Steape comments: “Thanks to the cross-translation functionality of our products - for instance the Spanish to Greek phrase book - we can partner around the world with travel industry leaders who pride themselves on offering a strong customer experience to their clients, just like we do.”