FORT WORTH, Texas and WHITE PLAINS, New York, Travelocity, the leading travel Web site, and EuroVacations.com, the Web`s premier one-stop distributor of fully- personalized, quality European vacations, today announced they will offer EuroVacations.com`s intuitive vacation planning tools on the newly designed European Destination section of Travelocity.
“By partnering with EuroVacations.com, we are giving Travelocity members the best tools for custom-building their own dream vacation to Europe,`` said Chris McAndrews, senior vice president of leisure travel and media for Travelocity. ``This is yet another way Travelocity is changing how people shop and buy their vacation travel on the Web. Travelocity is committed to giving members the most intuitive products and features available for European vacation research, planning and booking. EuroVacations.com adds a valuable new resource for our customers.”
This partnership provides Travelocity members with the most up-to-date destination information and content including a unique, pan-European, one stop shopping opportunity offering an array of travel components, selected from the best service providers in each category, from air and land carriers to hotels and other ancillary services. Additionally, members will receive around-the- clock online booking capabilities with immediate confirmation of reservations with continuous access to all services through a combination of Web-based and traditional customer service. EuroVacations.com utilizes a dynamic packaging engine allowing customers to build their own packages online—an unmatched commitment to quality in service and product delivery.
“With the established buying power and reputation of Rail Europe Group, Avanti Destinations, and the Accor Group, we`ve crafted EuroVacations.com into the most qualified destination authority, providing quality inventory distribution via the Web. For Travelocity, we`re giving their members the highest possible quality, value, reliability and unmatched customer service available,`` said Bernard Frelat, president and chief executive officer of EuroVacations.com. ``Our alliances within the travel community are the backbone of our offline and online strategies. We`re pleased to team with Travelocity, the leader in online travel booking, to afford their members the best method for custom-designing their next - or first - European vacation.”
Under the multi-year agreement, EuroVacations.com will be the preferred vacation provider for the Travelocity European Destinations section. The European vacation planning tools will launch on Travelocity later this year.