SOUTHLAKE, Texas, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelocity's weekly 48-Hour Sale launched today, and to celebrate the kick-off of the summer travel season, this week's sale features a twist. Travelers who book a flight + hotel vacation package during the sale (June 11-13, 2013) will be sent their very own travel companion: an eight-inch version of the Roaming Gnome himself.
"Summer is here, and it's time to go and smell the roses," said Bradley Wilson, chief marketing officer, Travelocity North America. "There's no better lawn ornament to explore the world with than a mini Roaming Gnome. And there's no better way to save money on your trip than by booking a vacation package which enables you to select the flight and hotel that matches your budget as well as your list of preferred travel suppliers."
This week's 48-Hour Sale includes vacation package deals to the Dominican Republic, Aruba, Orlando and Kauai, to name only a few, with savings up to 65 percent. For more information on this week's Travelocity 48-Hour Sale, log on to www.travelocity.com/48hoursale. Customers who book a qualifying vacation package during the 48-Hour Sale will be emailed a link with instructions on how to get their Roaming Gnome replica sent to them.
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Travelocity Global is one of the world's largest travel companies, serving the needs of travelers from all walks of life. Based in Southlake (Dallas/Fort Worth), Texas, with offices and customer care centers around the world, Travelocity Global owns and operates: Travelocity® in North America, Travelocity Business® for corporate travel; igougo.com, a leading online travel community; and lastminute.com, a leader in European online travel. Travelocity Global is owned by Sabre Holdings, a global technology company whose innovative technology is used by more than a billion people around the world to plan, book and get to their destination at a time and price that's right for them.