Revolutionary Cruise Shopping From Travelocity

10th Jan 2002

A new Suite of Technology Tools Allowing for Smooth Sailing When Booking a Cruise Vacation are now available from Travelocity.

Selecting the cruise of your dreams has never been easier—or more fun—than with`s (Nasdaq: TVLY) latest groundbreaking features.
Inspect a slew of ships from bow to stern from the comforts of your own living room. View breathtaking images of various ports of call. Research a cruise based on your personality traits. Even add a hotel stay or insurance package during one convenient booking session. Charting the course for the perfect cruise vacation just got better with the following innovations:

— Intelli-Deck(TM)— introduces its newest
      groundbreaking technology, the most innovative way to take a self-
      guided ship tour before ever setting sail.  Intelli-Deck displays
      views of specific ship features from cabin photos to images of
      theatres, fitness areas, spas, restaurants, grand foyers, clubs and
      other social venues—all by just rolling over a deck plan. 
      click on an image to see the larger photo and a description of the
      area.  Browse through hundreds of decks to view the most extensive and
      innovative cruise multimedia offering on the Web.

In addition to new functionality, has added enhancements to the cruise booking process:



“We`re revolutionizing the way people shop for and buy cruises with our newest functionality and enhancements,” said Chris McAndrews, senior vice president, leisure travel and partner marketing, of “We are especially excited about our groundbreaking Intelli-Deck technology, which is comparable to all our members having their own multi-media cruise library with everything they need to plan, choose and book cruises with confidence.”

About Inc. (Nasdaq: TVLY), a database-driven travel marketing and transaction company, provides Internet and wireless reservations information for more than 700 airlines, more than 50,000 hotels and more than 50 car rental companies. In addition, offers more than 6,500 vacation packages, tour and cruise departures and a vast database of destination and interest information. employs more than 1,000 customer service professionals, has sold more than 20 million airline tickets and has registered more than 32 million members.



Recommended for you

Follow Breaking Travel News

Travel Events Calendar

Media Partnerships

Global Restaurant Investment ForumThe Hospitality & Tourism SummitCATHIC
ITB AsiaChina Outbound Travel & Tourism MarketThe Travel Marketing Store
Serviced Apartment SummitWorld Travel MarketIMEX
AHICWTTCRoutes Online
UBM Aviation