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08/28/15Airfares Continue to Drop for Labor Day Weekend, According to Orbitz Insider Index
Orbitz.com Summer Lookback Finds Nevada, Florida and California Were the Most Traveled States of the Summer Travel Season CHICAGO, Aug. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Airfare prices are down 11 percent and hotel costs remain relatively flat for the last long weekend of summer, according to the Labor Day edition of the Orbitz Insider Index.  Last-minute planning is ruling the Labor Day holiday, with 50 percent more people making their holiday travel plans in August versus July. The Index al... 
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08/12/15Orbitz.com is the First Online Travel Company to Offer Vacation Packages in a Mobile App
Travelers Earn Double Orbucks and Can Save Up to 50 Percent With New Mobile Steals Program for Vacation Packages CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As more consumers turn to smartphones as their primary computing device and grow comfortable with making more considered and complex purchases on small screens, Orbitz.com announced that it is the first online travel company to sell vacation packages in a mobile app – continuing its history of innovation and leadership in mobile developmen... 
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08/06/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results
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08/06/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Earnings Release Available on Company's Investor Relations Website
Chicago, August 6, 2015 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today announced the company's financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015 through an earnings release that is available on the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at investors.orbitz.com. The earnings release is also available on the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov.As a result of the February 12, 2015 announced transaction with Expedia, Inc., the company will not hold ... 
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07/28/15Visa® and Orbitz for Business® to Offer Fully Integrated Business Travel and Expense Solution
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – JULY 28, 2015 – Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced it is working with Orbitz for Business, the corporate travel brand of Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW), to provide corporate clients with a turn-key, end-to-end travel and expense solution designed to make booking, reconciliation and reporting more efficient. The solution, Visa Travel Manager, is specifically designed to give mid-market companies control of, and visibility into, employee travel spending. It is planned t... 
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07/27/15Attention Last-Minute Travelers: August is on Sale, According to the Latest Orbitz Insider Index
August 24 is the Cheapest Week of the Season for Travelers Looking to Savor Summer’s End CHICAGO, July 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With many kids heading back-to-school in August, the hectic summer crowds dissipate and travel prices drop – putting a last-minute vacation within reach, on the cheap. Orbitz.com has ranked the top 10 wallet-friendly destinations for late summer along with picks for the hottest beach, city and mountain destinations in the latest Insider Index. According to the Or... 
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07/23/15Orbitz for Business to Host Education Sessions at GBTA
Chicago-Based TMC to Share Insights on Millennial Corporate Travel Trends and Business Travel Mobile Apps CHICAGO, July 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz for Business, the corporate travel brand of Orbitz Worldwide Inc. (NYSE:OWW), will host a pair of education sessions at the upcoming Global Business Travel Association conference in Orlando. The first will be a discussion on millennial travel patterns and how companies are adjusting their travel programs to address an increasingly younger ... 
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07/23/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. to Release Second Quarter 2015 Earnings on August 6
Chicago, July 23, 2015 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) will release the company's financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 before the market opens on Thursday, August 6, 2015. As a result of the announced transaction with Expedia, Inc., the company will not hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter results. About Orbitz Worldwide Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) is a global online travel company using technology to transform the way consumers around the world ... 
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07/20/15Orbitz Rewards Program Exceeds 4 Million Members and Gets Even More Rewarding With New Promotion
“We’ll Reward You For That!” Summer Challenge Gives Members the Chance to Get Free Orbucks and Win a Trip CHICAGO, July 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Rewards, the only travel rewards program that lets members earn up to 10 percent in travel rewards immediately and redeem instantly, just got even more rewarding with new “We’ll Reward You For That!” summer challenge. Cannonball, dance party, cartwheel on the beach—yes, we’ll reward you for that! Each week through September 13, anyone t... 
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06/29/15Orbitz Launches “Orbitz Originals: Illinois” in Partnership With Illinois Office of Tourism
Online Video Series Now Available on New Orbitz Travel Guides App on Amazon Fire TV & Fire TV Stick CHICAGO, June 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago-based online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) has partnered with its home state Illinois Office of Tourism to launch “Orbitz Originals: Illinois,” a seven-part online video series hosted by award-winning travel expert Richard Bangs. The series is available for viewing on the all-new Orbitz Travel Guides app on Amazon Fire TV &... 
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06/26/15Orbitz Celebrates Equality With “SNAP for Equality” Video and Photo Contest
Company to Donate to the Human Rights Campaign and The Trevor Project for Each “SNAP for Equality” CHICAGO, June 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Orbitz.com team believes the journey really begins when all of its employees and customers are treated equally. In anticipation of the Supreme Court’s decision on marriage equality, the company today announced that it launched “SNAP for Equality” – a photo and video contest that celebrates the global progress of LGBT rights. Through August 31, consu... 
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06/25/15Grateful Dead Concert Helps Put Chicago at the Top of the July 4th Destination List While Americans Save Big on Travel Across the Board, According to Orbitz.com
Orbitz Insider Index Highlights Top Destinations, Great American Getaways and Up to 50 Percent Off Hotels CHICAGO, June 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fourth of July week will be twice as busy for travel compared to any other week in the summer. According to the Orbitz Insider Index, Chicago is the unlikely number one destination for this year’s holiday – spurred by the Grateful Dead reunion show with cult-favorite band Phish. Additionally, airfare costs across the board are down by 4 percent, ... 
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06/24/15Orbitz.com Offers Complimentary TSA PreCheck(R) for Top Orbitz Rewards Customers
CHICAGO, June 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com announced today that it is the first online travel site to offer its top customers complimentary registration in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) expedited airport screening system (TSA PreCheck), as it is inviting its top tier Orbitz Rewards members to enroll. TSA PreCheck, an expedited screening program that began in October 2011, enables low-risk travelers to enjoy a smart and efficient screening experience at 140 U.... 
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06/15/15Memphis, Austin and San Antonio Top List of Best Barbecue Destinations for Fourth of July Weekend, According to CheapTickets.com
Travelers Save 20 Percent Off Hotel Stays for Independence Day Weekend With CheapTickets.com Promotion Code SUMMERFUN CHICAGO, June 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When it comes to the best barbecue, which cities really turn up the heat? CheapTickets.com booking and survey data reveals the top 10 cities for barbecue in the United States, with Memphis, Austin and newcomer San Antonio topping this year’s finger-licking list.1 Since half of Americans are willing to travel for food, CheapTickets.com... 
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05/28/15Orbitz.com Launches Smart Lock for Passwords With Google
Orbitz.com is the First Travel Company to Integrate the Secure Password Manager on Website and App CHICAGO, May 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com today announced that it is the first travel company to integrate Smart Lock for Passwords, a secure password manager from Google, into Orbitz.com and the Orbitz app for Android. Customers that sign in to Orbitz.com using Chrome or the Orbitz app for Android will now have the option to save their password with Smart Lock. Smart Lock will reme... 
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05/27/15Orbitz Worldwide Stockholders Approve Acquisition by Expedia
Transaction Remains Subject to Regulatory Approval CHICAGO, May 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) announced that at its annual stockholders meeting today in Chicago, stockholders approved the merger agreement providing for the acquisition of Orbitz Worldwide by Expedia, Inc. (Nasdaq:EXPE). Approximately 74 percent of the shares outstanding voted in favor of the transaction. More than 99 percent of the votes cast were in favor of the transaction. Expedia, Inc. and Orbi... 
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05/19/15Orbitz.com Spotlights Last-Minute Deals for Memorial Day; Up to 35 Percent Off in Select Destinations
Orbitz Promo Code 'TRAVELHAPPY' Saves Customers Additional 20 Percent Off Hotel Stays Over Memorial Day Weekend CHICAGO, May 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last-minute travelers and procrastinators alike can still find deals for Memorial Day weekend. The latest Orbitz Insider Index spotlights the most popular destinations for the holiday weekend along with nearby alternatives that can save travelers up to 35 percent. Consumers can save even more by using promotion code TRAVELHAPPY, which gives tr... 
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05/07/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2015 Results
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05/07/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Earnings Release Available on Company's Investor Relations Website
Chicago, May 7, 2015 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today announced the company's financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 through an earnings release that is available at the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at investors.orbitz.com. The earnings release is also available on the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov.As a result of the February 12, 2015 announced transaction with Expedia, Inc., the company will not hold a conference call ... 
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04/30/15Orbitz Worldwide Pledges Up to $100,000 to Match Donations to Save the Children for Nepal Earthquake Relief
CHICAGO, April 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global online travel company Orbitz Worldwide announced that the company has pledged up to $100,000 to match contributions made by its customers and employees to Save the Children to aid in Nepal earthquake relief. Save the Children is an internationally-recognized humanitarian organization with a long history in Nepal dating back to 1976. The organization has an established presence in the impacted region and is currently delivering lifesaving relief ... 
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04/27/15Orbitz.com Mobile App Bookers Get Exclusive Discounts of Up to 15 Percent Off Rental Cars
Orbitz "Mobile Steals" Program Expands to Now Include Discounts on Thousands of Car Rentals Worldwide CHICAGO, April 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com today announced the expansion of its Mobile Steals program, which offers mobile-only hotel deals, to now include exclusive discounts of up to an additional 15 percent off car rentals. Orbitz Mobile Steals for car rentals can be booked in hundreds of destinations worldwide at both airport and non-airport locations and are available on the aw... 
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04/23/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. to Release First Quarter 2015 Earnings on May 7
Chicago, April 23, 2015 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) will release the company's financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 before the market opens on Thursday, May 7, 2015. As a result of the announced transaction with Expedia, Inc., the company will not hold a conference call to discuss its first quarter results. About Orbitz Worldwide Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) is a global online travel company using technology to transform the way consumers around the world plan... 
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04/23/15Europe, Road Trips and the Smartwatch Headline Summer Travel, According to Orbitz.com
Orbitz Insider Index Spotlights Savings: Flight and Gas Prices Are Down, Hotels Remain Flat CHICAGO, April 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than two-thirds of Americans (68 percent) are already planning to take at least one trip this summer, with many capitalizing on a budget-friendly trip to Europe or a great American road trip, according to the latest Orbitz.com Insider Index.1 More than half of travelers surveyed said they would head to Europe if the price is right and a strong U.S. dollar ... 
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04/21/15Orbitz App Now Customized for Apple Watch
Award-Winning App Adds New Level of Convenience to Staying on Top of Itinerary Information While Traveling CHICAGO, April 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com today announced that the Orbitz app has been customized for Apple Watch. The award-winning Orbitz iOS app takes advantage of the unique capabilities of Apple Watch to make accessing travel details and features – like flight itineraries, real-time travel alerts and the Orbitz Rewards loyalty program – faster and more convenient while on... 
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03/25/15Expedia and Orbitz Receive Second Requests from DOJ under Hart-Scott-Rodino Act
BELLEVUE, Wash. and CHICAGO, March 25, 2015 – Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) and Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) announced today that they have each received a request for additional information and documentary material (the “second request”) from the U.S. Department of Justice (the “DOJ”) in connection with the DOJ’s review of Expedia’s pending acquisition of Orbitz. Issuance of the second request is a standard phase of the regulatory process. Expedia and Orbitz intend to respond t... 
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03/25/15Say Cheese! New CheapTickets.com Tool Maps Travel Selfies (a.k.a. "Trelfies") Around the World
Travelers Can Submit Their Best "Trelfies" for a Chance to Win a Vacation CHICAGO, March 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CheapTickets.com launches "Trelfies," a new feature that allows travelers to submit their most memorable travel selfies in a variety of categories. Whether relaxing on a tropical beach, trying a new adventure with the family or hitting up a hot nightclub, CheapTickets.com wants travelers to submit their best vacation trelfies, and for a limited time, have a chance to win a vacat... 
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03/17/15Demand is Up and Prices Are Down: Orbitz Declares 2015 the Year of European Travel
Europe-Exclusive Deal on Orbitz.com Gives Americans Even More Incentive to Travel Across the Pond CHICAGO, March 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com is seeing an uptick in demand for travel to Europe this spring and summer as the euro hits a 10-year record low and the British pound drops to its lowest level in five years. With airfare and hotel prices down 6 percent and 3 percent respectively, if travelers are still debating a summer vacation, all dollar signs point to Europe, made even mor... 
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03/03/15Orbitz Insider Index Identifies Destinations With Good Deals and Fewer Crowds for Spring Break Travel
Orbitz Spring Survey Reveals Travelers Want to Get Away From College Students and Crowds CHICAGO, March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spring break travelers fall into two broad categories: crowd lovers and those who seek some peace and quiet. According to the latest Orbitz Insider Index survey, 64 percent of travelers purposefully avoid college student destinations and 75 percent of travelers say they would rather go somewhere less popular and avoid the crowds.1 Orbitz has identified the top dest... 
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02/12/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Earnings Release Available on Company's Investor Relations Website
CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:OWW) today announced the company's financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014 in an earnings release that is available at the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at http://investors.orbitz.com. The earnings release is also available on the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov. As a result of the announced transaction, Orbitz Worldwide will no longer provide fiscal... 
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02/12/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results and Agrees to Acquisition by Expedia, Inc.
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02/12/15Expedia to Acquire Orbitz Worldwide for $12 Per Share in Cash
BELLEVUE, Wash. and CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Expedia, Inc. (Nasdaq:EXPE) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:OWW), including all of Orbitz Worldwide's brands, for $12.00 per share in cash, representing an enterprise value of approximately $1.6 billion, and a premium of approximately 29% over the volume weighted average share price for the five trading days up to and including February 11, 2015. The Bo... 
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02/11/15Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Call on February 13
Chicago, February 11, 2015 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) will release the company's financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014 after the market close on Thursday, February 12, 2015.  The company will host a conference call to discuss its results the following morning, Friday, February 13, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. CT).  A live webcast of the call can be accessed through the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at http://investors.orbitz.com. ... 
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02/09/15Skiplagged and Orbitz Worldwide Agree to Terms to Settle Lawsuit
NEW YORK and CHICAGO, Feb. 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Internet travel site Skiplagged and Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) have agreed to terms that will settle litigation filed by Orbitz, under which Skiplagged will not redirect traffic to Orbitz.com and other Orbitz Worldwide websites. In addition, Skiplagged agreed not to use Orbitz Worldwide brands, logos, trademarks, images or other copyrighted materials on the Skiplagged website or mobile apps. Under the settlement agreement, neither party adm... 
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02/04/15Orbitz.com Ranks Top Destinations for Travelers Looking to Get Away for the Dual Valentine's Day and Presidents' Day Holiday Weekend
With Hotel Prices Up 16 Percent, Orbitz.com Promotion Codes Yield Big Savings Off Hotels to Put a Last-Minute Trip Within Reach CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This February, travelers are looking forward to a three-day weekend with two holiday observances: Presidents' Day and Valentine's Day. The Orbitz Insider Index survey shows that travelers are escaping the brutal winter storms and opting for warm weather getaways with 80 percent of the top destinations to warm climates over the ... 
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02/02/15Over Half of College Students Hitting the Road for Spring Break, According to CheapTickets.com Survey; Las Vegas, Cancun and Punta Cana Top List of Hot Destinations
CheapTickets.com Shows Students How to Score Travel Deals of Up to 55 Percent Off and Charts When Beaches Will Have the Biggest Crowds CHICAGO, Feb. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 55 percent of college students are planning to travel for Spring Break this year, with Las Vegas, Cancun and Punta Cana topping the list of the hottest destinations, according to the latest booking and survey data from CheapTickets.com.1 Spring Breakers are also flocking to Florida as the state's beaches occupy five of t... 
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01/30/15Orbitz Launches "Orbitz Originals: Northern Territory Australia" in Partnership With Tourism Northern Territory
Online Video Series Highlights the Many Unique Aspects of Australia's Outback CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) has partnered with Tourism Northern Territory to launch "Orbitz Originals: Northern Territory – The Red Centre," a six-part online video series hosted by award-winning travel expert Richard Bangs and available for viewing at Orbitz.com/Northern-Territory. Supported by hotel discounts of up to 20 percent and substantial... 
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01/28/15Orbitz Partner Network to Power Dynamic Travel Packages for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
Orbitz to Provide Private Label Packaging Service for Hotelier's Global Portfolio of Properties CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Partner Network, the private label division of Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW), announced today that it has launched a multi-year partnership with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts to power dynamic travel package bookings on the company's vacation travel website, HyattTravel.com. Orbitz Partner Network has created a custom-built site hosted on its dynamic packag... 
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01/15/15Orbitz Worldwide Welcomes U.S. Treasury Department Amendments to Cuba Trade and Travel Regulations
CHICAGO, January 15, 2015 – Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) today welcomed the Department of the Treasury’s amendments to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations, which will facilitate travel to Cuba for authorized purposes and enable travel service providers to sell authorized travel without the need for specific licenses from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). “Orbitz Worldwide commends the Treasury Department for issuing new regulations that will... 
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01/13/15Orbitz Launches "Orbitz Originals: Bermuda - Proper Fun" in Partnership With the Bermuda Tourism Authority
Online Video Series Highlights the Island's Many Attractions for Fun-Seeking Travelers CHICAGO, Jan. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) has partnered with the Bermuda Tourism Authority to launch "Orbitz Originals: Bermuda – Proper Fun," a seven-part online video series that is co-hosted by award-winning travel experts Richard Bangs and Lisa Ellen Niver and is available for viewing at Orbitz.com/Bermuda. Supported by hotel discounts of up to 20... 
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01/02/15Uptick in Global Travel, a Comeback in Cabo and the Rise of the Boutique Hotel Expected to Move the Needle for Travel in 2015
Orbitz Insider Index Spotlights Toronto, China and New Orleans as Top Destinations in the New Year CHICAGO, Jan. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Americans looking for the hottest destinations in travel need look no further than the latest Orbitz Insider Index, which examines where Americans will be going, what they'll be doing and what trends will be changing the way they travel. The global Orbitz.com dream team of travel experts are spotlighting Toronto, China and New Orleans as the hottest destin... 
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