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March
2015
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Americans Search for Sun after Back-to-Back Freezing Winters

Caribbean and Florida See Double-Digit Growth in Travel Searches

NEW YORK, March 3, 2015 – Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, today reported double-digit increases in February website and mobile searches for warm-weather destinations compared with the same period last year.

"Two unusually harsh winters back-to-back have people searching for a sunny getaway more than ever," said Gabe Saglie, senior editor for Travelzoo.

The following destinations saw the largest increases in desktop and mobile searches on Travelzoo’s U.S. website (February 2015 compared with February 2014):

  • Punta Cana +46%
  • Miami +42%
  • Orlando +35%
  • Montego Bay +30%
  • Riviera Maya +23%

To search for your next sun vacation, visit www.travelzoo.com.

About Travelzoo

Travelzoo Inc. is a global Internet media company. With more than 27 million members in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and 25 offices worldwide, Travelzoo® publishes deals from more than 2,000 travel, entertainment and local companies. Travelzoo Deal Experts review offers to find the best deals and confirm their true value. In Asia Pacific, Travelzoo is independently owned and operated by Travelzoo (Asia) Ltd. and Travelzoo Japan K.K. under a license agreement with Travelzoo Inc.

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