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Booking Prices Down, Despite High Oil Prices

One travel company is doing what no other can do with the continuing rise of oil prices.  They are lower their booking prices when booking a flight on their website. is the travel company who is making the move to cheap bookings.  CEO of, Steve Oliverez, said that the price of oil is hurting everyone, not only those who drive.  The cost of fuel makes up almost 35% of the operating costs for an airline and this makes it difficult for travelers to find cheap flights when they want a weekend getaway, a family vacation, or whether they need to fly for personal matters or for business.

As of this week, has a promotional code that can be found on its website.  Anyone booking a flight through the travel company can save money with the promo code, which is good for any flight that is booked. decided to do this rather than lower the airfare on select flights.  This means that even those folks traveling to hot destinations such as New York or Las Vegas can get a good deal on their flight. was founded in 2009 and is the industry’s fastest growing travel aggregator.  Over the past few years, many travel sites have moved to offering hotel deals, but has continued to offer deals on airfares, committed to finding the cheapest airfare out there.  This has made one of the leaders in the discount travel industry.  Oliverez says that there is no end in sight for rising oil prices and that people booking summer vacation travel can get quite a shock.  They hope their promo helps.  The promo code is good for travel until the end of the year, although there is no word yet on how long people can take advantage of it.

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