New Holiday Website For New Zealand
Monday 12 November 2007, Christchurch NZ: To coincide with the launch of Pacific Blue’s new domestic flights between
Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland, the award-winning low fare airline has unveiled a new website, “Blue Holidays” www.flypacificblue.com/holidays
, to allow New Zealand travellers to personally design their travel itineraries to suit individual needs and budgets.
Blue Holidays, the highly successful program of Virgin Blue, now offers Pacific Blue Guests in New Zealand a huge choice
of get-away package options including hotel accommodation in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands, flights
with Pacific Blue, Virgin Blue, and Polynesian Blue and other international airline partners, car hire, insurance,
transfers and tourist attractions and activities.
Pacific Blue General Manager Commercial, Adrian Hamilton-Manns, said, “The Blue Holidays website is a convenient ‘one
stop shop’ for discerning travellers and, just as we proved with our air fares, we believe high quality packaged
holidays need not be expensive, and that a ready market exists among internet savvy consumers.”
Blue Holidays General Manager of Australia and New Zealand, Chad Howard, added, “Not only is the launch of Blue Holidays
website great for travellers, it is excellent timing for our hotel partners in New Zealand to gain more visibility where
“Blue Holidays hotel products are supplied through Travelocity’s “Preferred Hotels” program. By joining the Travelocity
program, accommodation providers immediately gain valuable access to the New Zealand leisure market via the “Blue
Hoteliers and land/tour suppliers wishing to have their products featured on Blue Holidays should contact Blue Holidays
via email: email@example.com.
About Pacific Blue, Polynesian Blue, Virgin Blue Airlines and Blue Holidays
Pacific Blue and Polynesian Blue, along with Australian domestic airline Virgin Blue, operate a fleet of 56 modern
Boeing 737 and Embraer E-Jet aircraft flying to 22 Australian and eight international destinations including New
Zealand, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu and the Cook Islands. Blue Holidays, the holiday program of Virgin Blue/Pacific
Blue allows customers to create a personalised online trip with flights, accommodation, car hire, insurance and
activities at a great price.
ZUJI is owned by Travelocity®, an international leader in online travel. In 2005, 2006 and 2007 ZUJI was voted Asia
Pacific’s ‘Best Online Travel Agent’ by the readers of TTG travel magazines from 17 countries across the Asia Pacific.
ZUJI’s TPN division allows third-party travel suppliers, agents and web sites to harness the travel booking
functionality of ZUJI for flight, hotel, packages, activities and other travel content and products. Travelocity is
owned by Sabre Holdings Corporation, a world leader in travel commerce. Blue Holidays’ extensive range of hotels in
Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands will be sourced primarily from Travelocity’s Preferred Hotels Program.