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Travelocity Prepares For Colombia's Medellin Flower Fair





SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Travelocity's new Let's Roam Colombia with Avianca web series, is roaming high into the hills of the magical farming town of Santa Elena near Medellin.  In this episode, host Courtney Scott helps famous silleteros (flower farmers) from the Londoño family prepare for the annual Medellin Flower Fair.  She learns the tradition of making silletas; wooden structures that are filled with beautiful flowers and used since the Colonial times past to carry products and even people up and down the mountains. 

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"The Parade of the Silleteros is one of the most anticipated events of the Medellin Flower Fair," said Courtney Scott.  "It was an honor to learn the beautiful, centuries-old craft of silleta-making alongside the Londoño family."

Roam along with Courtney and her fellow traveler, the Travelocity Roaming Gnome, every Wednesday at 11:00am ET when a new Let's Roam Colombia with Avianca webisode premieres on Travelocity's YouTube Channel and at Travelocity.com/LetsRoamColombia.  Join the conversation using the hashtag #LetsRoamColombia.   

About Travelocity

Travelocity wants to inspire you to  Go & Smell the Roses! Travelocity helps make your traveling experience memorable with innovative apps, competitive prices and 24/7 customer service. Travelocity believes that travel makes us better and is dedicated to being the traveler's kindred spirit – a travel companion and a travel instigator, roaming the world beside travelers everywhere. Travelocity provides discounts on  HotelsFlightsVacation PackagesCruises and  Rental Cars.

About Travelocity Global

Travelocity Global is one of the world's largest travel companies, serving the needs of travelers from all walks of life. Based in Southlake ( Dallas/Fort Worth), Texas, with offices and customer care centers around the world, Travelocity Global owns and operates: Travelocity® in North America, Travelocity Business® for corporate travel; igougo.com, a leading online travel community; and lastminute.com, a leader in European online travel. Travelocity Global is owned by Sabre Holdings, a global technology company whose innovative technology is used by more than a billion people around the world to plan, book and get to their destination at a time and price that's right for them.

Contact: Edelman Meredith McKee214.443.7555( meredith.mckee@edelman.com)

SOURCE Travelocity

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