Europe tourist board upgrades Web site

The Central & Eastern Europe Tourist Board (CEETB) upgraded its Web site, at, to provide users with additional travel planning information, including detailed country profiles and an agent-only section, called Travel Agent Academy.

The site contains links to operators that have on-line brochures as well as to currency converters, weather reports and hard-to-find guidebooks.

There are two booking engines -- one with last-minute packages listed by country and another with operator offerings.

The CEETB is an alliance of operators, tourist offices, airlines and other suppliers with ties to Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Russia, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Switzerland and Ukraine.

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