Orbitz Worldwide Inc. – PR: Orbitz Launches "Orbitz Originals: The Different Cancun" in Partnership with The Mexico Tourism

 Orbitz Worldwide Inc. – PR: Orbitz Launches "Orbitz Originals: The Different
Cancun" in Partnership with The Mexico Tourism Board and the Cancun Convention
                              & Visitors Bureau

Online video series highlights Mexico's most dynamic city in conjunction with
discounts of up to 55 percent off Cancun hotels

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2013 - Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:
OWW) has partnered with the Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau and The Mexico
Tourism Board to launch "Orbitz Originals: The Different Cancun," a nine-part
online video series that is hosted by award-winning travel expert Richard
Bangs and is available for viewing at Orbitz.com/Cancun. Supported by
discounts of up to 55 percent off hotel rooms, this sixth installment of the
"Orbitz Originals" series once again harnesses the power of online video to
inspire travelers and drive travel bookings to Cancun, Mexico's most dynamic

Cancun, located on the Caribbean Sea in the state of Quintana Roo, on the
southeast coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, boasts 150 hotels and 380
restaurants to accommodate more than four million visitors annually^1. Each
episode of "Orbitz Originals: The Different Cancun" inspires travelers to
explore the novel attractions and activities Cancun has to offer all
year-round. Highlights of the series include:

  *"Swimming with Whale Sharks" brings the viewer up close and personal with
    the world's largest fish, a shy behemoth that can be spotted at several
    choice locations off the coast of Cancun

  *"The Secrets of Cenotes" showcases a tour of beautiful caves with
    freshwater pools - known as "cenotes" - that provided the natural water
    supply for several ancient Mayan settlements

  *"Cancun's Best Food" presents Richard Bangs' Gold List of restaurants,
    including Lumière at LeBlanc Spa Resort, Navios on the Nichupte Lagoon,
    and Julia Mia in downtown Cancun.

  *"Escape to Isla Mujeres" takes viewers on a short ferry ride from Cancun
    to Isla Mujeres, a small island in the Caribbean that serves as the
    perfect romantic getaway

  *"Golf vs. Spa: Battle of the Vacationers" proves that Cancun offers more
    than just sandy beaches and crystal clear water. The Moon Palace Golf &
    Spa Resort is home to a par 72 Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and a
    world-class spa to relax the mind, body and spirit.

"Cancun is a beautiful destination that contributes a significant percentage
of Mexico's tourism-related revenue. Home to one-of-a-kind museums like the
Cancun Underwater Museum and the Cancun Maya Museum, unique activities like
Exotic Rides and delicious cuisine that mixes Mexican, Spanish and native
cultures, the destination continues to attract a variety of travelers to its
shores," said Jesus Almaguer, CEO of the Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau.
"'Orbitz Originals: The Different Cancun' is a wonderful showcase of the
activities and attractions that may be unknown to many travelers, with
visually striking footage and expert travel recommendations from Richard
Bangs, one of the world's foremost travel experts."

To date, "Orbitz Originals" videos highlighting the Cayman Islands, Qatar,
Vermont, Ireland and New York have been viewed by tens of thousands of
travelers seeking inspiration for future trips, and bookings to those
destinations experienced double-digit growth over the life of each campaign. 

"Our mission with the 'Orbitz Originals' series is to inspire travelers and
drive bookings to a diverse set of global destinations," said Josh Winkler,
Orbitz Worldwide vice president of partner marketing. "Cancun has always been
a popular destination for Orbitz travelers, but we felt the full scope of
Cancun's assets was not necessarily top-of-mind for our customers. 'Orbitz
Originals: The Different Cancun' will immediately change that as viewers take
advantage of significant hotel discounts and see everything Cancun has for
travelers wanting more than just another beach vacation."

^1Source: Cancun Tourism Center (http://cancuntourismcenter.com/)

About Orbitz Worldwide

Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) is a leading global online travel company that
uses innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to search
for, plan and book a broad range of travel products and services including
airline tickets,hotels,car rentals,cruises, andvacation packages. Orbitz
Worldwide owns a portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz
(www.orbitz.com), CheapTickets (www.cheaptickets.com), ebookers
(www.ebookers.com) and HotelClub (www.hotelclub.com). Also within the Orbitz
Worldwide family, Orbitz Partner Network (www.orbitz.com/OPN) delivers private
label travel solutions to a broad range of partners including many of the
world's largest airlines, and Orbitz for Business (www.orbitzforbusiness.com)
delivers managed corporate travel solutions for corporations.

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About Orbitz.com

Orbitz.com is a leading online travel company that enables travelers to search
for and book an array of travel products and services, including flights,
hotels, car rentals, cruises, and vacation packages. Since launching its
website in June 2001, Orbitz.com has become one of the largest online travel
sites in the world and has led the industry with innovations including the
Orbitz Matrix Display and Orbitz Price Assurance. The Matrix Display
revolutionized the way the travel industry displayed fares and makes it quick
and easy for consumers to compare flights, rental cars and vacation packages.
Orbitz.com also offers "Insider Steals," a weekly, members-only flash sale
that provides exclusive deals of 50% or more off of handpicked hotels in top
destinations around the world as well as "Mobile Steals," exclusive hotel
deals of up to 50% off in the most popular destinations around the world,
available to mobile consumers via m.orbitz.com and the full suite of Orbitz
mobile apps. On Orbitz.com consumers can search a broad range of suppliers
worldwide. Orbitz.com is owned by Orbitz Worldwide. Stay connected to
Orbitz.com with sale alerts, exclusive promotions and engaging conversations
by following Orbitz on Facebook, Twitter and the Orbitz Travel Blog.

About Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau

Cancun is located in the northern part of the southeastern Mexican state of
Quintana Roo. It is Mexico's number one tourist destination and is known all
over the world for its spectacular beaches, unique beauty and breathtaking
turquoise waters.

Cancun's shoreline completed a $71 million dollar makeover in 2010 that
featured 1.3 billion gallons of sand to renovate the Hotel Zone's seashore.
The most popular tourism destination in Mexico and Latin America has also
added to its sun, beach, and nightlife, by creating a unique five-day route
that will offer visitors a chance to experience adventure and interaction with
nature. Cancun and the Treasures of the Caribbean invite travelers to discover
the vast natural, cultural and gastronomical cultures of Puerto Morelos, and
the islands of the Mexican Caribbean, which include: Holbox, Isla Mujeres and
Contoy. Cancun is a multifaceted destination that combines the very best in
luxury, nature, historical Mayan culture, glamour, and world-class amenities
with seductive adventure offerings and an up-and-coming gastronomy scene.

For more information, visit the Cancun Convention and Visitors Bureau website
at: www.cancun.travel. Follow us on Twitter @CancunCVB, "LIKE" us on Facebook
page at http://www.facebook.com/cancuncvb browse through our videos on YouTube
at: http://www.youtube.com/user/cancuntravel and share your pictures of Cancun
on our Flickr site at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/22572360@N07/

About The Mexico Tourism Board

The Mexico Tourism Board is responsible for promoting and marketing Mexico
through creative advertising, travel industry partnerships and sales
campaigns. With 30 centuries of history, over 6,000 miles of coastline, 31
UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the world's most dazzling assortment of resorts,
40,000 archaeological sites, 110,000 registered monuments, vibrant indigenous
culture and a 300 year Spanish/European Colonial legacy, Mexico is
unparalleled in diversity, hospitality, and the quality of its visitor
experience. Mexico is renown for cooking schools, eco-adventure, voluntourism,
mountain trekking, destination weddings and scuba! Mexico is a destination
where you need to 'Live It To Believe It' and delivers better value than any
destination in the Americas.

SOURCE: Orbitz Worldwide

Media contacts:

Orbitz Worldwide

Tim Enstice
+1 312 894 4721

Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau
Erika Mitzunaga
+52 998 881 27 59


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