LONDON, August 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
-As the summer season draws to a close travelmatch reveals the top holiday destinations of 2011 and indicates the trends for holidays in 2012-
With the summer holiday season drawing to a close, travelmatch, an online travel company, sums up the season and looks forward to holidays in 2012.
travelmatch.co.uk used information generated by the people using the company's revolutionary search engine to create a picture of the typical British holiday choices. In doing this they discovered which holidays appealed most to their customers.
Turkey proved particularly popular with their clients with a large number of people looking for a holiday in the country. The country was the second most searched for holiday destination. travelmatch say that Turkish holidays will continue to be highly sought after by Brits next year.
Next year's summer season promises to be just as exciting as this year's. There has been a recent increase in the number of people booking all-inclusive holidays, as they offer the best value. travelmatch says that this model of holiday will continue to draw in travellers in 2012.
Alex Francis of travelmatch.co.uk comments: "The recent surge in demand for all inclusive holidays has confirmed our belief that the market for these trips is on the up. With resorts all over the world there has never been so much choice and variety. The top tourist destinations will continue to draw in visitors, with Turkey continuing its successful ways.
"The travel industry is now looking to the winter period. The 2012 season promises to be just as exciting as this summer, with holidays to the likes of the Canary Islands luring holidaymakers away on foreign breaks."
Travelmatch is a new travel discovery engine that helps inspire customers by matching their requirements to a wide range of holidays, hotels, flights, cruises, villas or city breaks. Unlike other travel sites, customers are not required to choose a destination, date or budget before they can begin searching. Customers are able to make informed decisions by exploring photos, user reviews, maps, events and activities and other fun things relevant to their chosen travel product. Travelmatch, which closed its first funding round in 2010, is based in Notting Hill, London.