Lycos UK Forges Partnership With

18th Nov 2002

Lycos UK today announced a partnership with leading online travel operator, to further strengthen services on its Travel Channel.  ebookers will be Lycos` new flight partner and underscores

Lycos UK`s strategy to align itself with brands that offer the best services available for Lycos users.

As the largest-selling online travel agency in Europe, ebookers is a highly

successful aggregator of flights,  hotels, car hire and holidays and the

obvious partner of choice for Lycos UK.  ebookers` easy to use flight


finder also provides customers with discounts of up to 65% on standard

flight prices, offering Lycos users unbeatable fares.

“As a pioneer of online travel bookings is the perfect partner

for Lycos UK”  said Alex Kovach, Managing Director of Lycos UK & Ireland.

“Our target audience of net savvy users will already be familiar with the

ebookers brand and will have confidence in the service they offer.  We will

also be working closely with ebookers to bring exclusive offers and

promotions to Lycos.”

“Lycos UK are in a great position to be able to provide us with a user base

which has a high propensity to shop online.  This presents ebookers with a

great audience for our flight   offers.” said Ian Carter, Managing Director

of ebookers UK.

The Lycos Travel Channel has also recently signed additional deals with The

Online Travel Group Ltd who will provide car hire and ferry travel and Web

Weekends who will supply city breaks.



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