SOURCE: Random House Information Group

October 29, 2007 09:45 ET

Fodor's Travel Unveils Redesigned Web Site

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 29, 2007) - Fodor's Travel today unveiled a new design for its popular Web site,, aimed at providing consumers with a first-rate travel-planning experience. The redesign offers significantly enhanced travel content, new interactive mapping, improved planning tools and integration of user-generated and expert content.

The new features detailed content on destinations around the globe, including in-depth neighborhood descriptions, sortable hotel and restaurants reviews, and details on must-have experiences. Additionally, now includes relevant travel news and the most recent user postings on destination pages so travelers can see the latest information on a destination all in one place. introduces several new tools that enable users to customize their travel planning. "Compare 3" allows users to make side-by-side comparisons of hotel, restaurant and neighborhood recommendations. "Top choices" within each destination points users to unique, must-do experiences.

Fodor's Travel Publisher Tim Jarrell said, "Every traveler is different, and at Fodor's we believe we can help our users find the choices that are right for them by providing top-notch information that's been selected by our experienced travel staff. puts travelers at the helm, allowing them to plan the trips they want to take."

About Fodor's Travel

Fodor's Travel, a division of Random House, Inc., is one of the world's leading providers of travel information. Covering over 300 destinations worldwide, Fodor's guidebooks and Web site,, have provided the most up-to-date, accurate information for travelers for more than seventy years. Written by a team of more than 700 writers located around the globe, Fodor's provides travelers with engagingly written, intelligently and accurately reported, and absolutely indispensable travel guidance.

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