The Busiest Travel Day of the Year - Procrastinators Find Hope!

17th Nov 2000

Atlanta,, the global Internet site for Last Minute Travel® offers, is gearing up for heavy site traffic as the holiday travel crunch gets underway.
With more than a million last minute travel offers, is the answer for people who have yet to confirm their Thanksgiving holiday travel plans. With fresh offers continually updated on the site by more than 600 brand name travel providers, a consumer can find an airline ticket or a hotel room Thanksgiving morning and be at their destination in time for a turkey dinner.
“Whether you`re a procrastinator who simply hasn`t gotten around to booking your airline ticket to home, or a spontaneous traveler who is looking for a great last minute vacation for the extended weekend, is the website to visit first,” said David Miranda, CEO and founder “As a marketplace of last minute travel offers consumers will find brand name airlines, hotels, vacations packages, cruises, and rental cars with availability and good value,” added Miranda.
If you`re making your holiday travel plans at the last minute, you`re not alone. Nearly one in five leisure travelers plan their trips within two weeks of departure according to a recent study conducted on behalf of This benchmark research conducted by Penn, Shoen and Berland*, a market research and polling firm, surveyed nearly 1,300 Internet users and is one of the most comprehensive studies of online travel habits that have been conducted to date. The study complements and expands on recent research conducted by PhoCusWright that reveals the size of the last minute travel market as some 25 million people in the U.S. alone.


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