Forbes Names Site59 Top Web Site for Last Minute Travel

Site59, the
industry leader in last minute travel packages and dynamic packaging
technology, announced today that
been named a “Forbes Favorite” and “Best Of The Web” company for 2002 by
Forbes, the longest-standing magazine dedicated to business leadership.

Ranked as one of the top Travel web sites in the June 24th issue of Forbes,
Site59 was commended for great rates on
spontaneous weekend travel, timely sightseeing tips for arrival at a
destination and frequent-flier mile eligibility for customers whose packages
include flights.

“We are honored by Forbes` recognition of Site59
as a top site for travelers,” said Michelle Peluso, president of Site59. “Being named as a `Forbes Favorite` in the `Best
of the Web` edition is a testament to the power of our terrific content and
our packaging technology. We plan to continue the commitment to our
customers by providing the best last minute deals in the travel industry.”

Site59`s creative and value-priced long weekend
getaways are available for purchase from 14 days until 3 hours before
departure. 87% of customers book within a 7-day window and travel to
hundreds of destinations as diverse as Bermuda, New York City and London.

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