Breaking Travel News Offers Customers Free Skincare Pack

With a summer break in Portugal and Greece on the cards for
many this year, online car hire specialist
is offering
customers a free skincare pack to help protect against the Mediterranean

Available on every car hire booking made through
before 31 July 2004, the pack contains Factor 15 sun lotion, hand cream and
lip balm.

The offer is in addition to the company’s low prices from the world’s major
car hire companies, and carrentals’ regular £10 discount for online

Prices for seven days car rental in Lisbon from June 12, the start of Euro
2004, start from £88, with pick up from Lisbon airport.  In Greece prices
start from £149 for seven days hire, with pick up from Athens airport on
August 14 2004.

Customers choosing to avoid the hot spots of Greece and Portugal can also
take advantage of the offer, with offering a choice of over
4,000 locations worldwide, all with the skincare pack available.


Doug Scott, director of, said: “With the popularity of Euro
2004 and the Olympics many people will be heading for Portugal and Greece
this summer. 

“We are already seeing bookings for the summer period well up on last year,
particularly across the Mediterranean, with the skincare offer giving both
sport enthusiasts and those looking to escape the rush of Athens or
Portugal, something extra that is of genuine benefit.” offers discounted prices from the major car hire operators
including Alamo, Hertz, Budget, Thrifty and Europcar.

Travellers can choose from a range of cars to suit their requirements -
Mini, Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Full Size, Performance, Luxury and
Minivan, with all bookings receiving the free skincare pack. also features over 3,000 links to useful tourism
information sites,  plus over 2,700 pages of travel information in a
mini-guide format.  There are also tips and advice on issues such as driving
in a foreign country, safety and road laws.