NEWCASTLE, England, December 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
- ULookUBook.com, an online travel company, saw a huge increase in the number of people looking for holidays on mobile devices-
The online travel company ULookUBook.com has seen a substantial surge in the number of mobile visits to their website. With the release of thenew iPad and iPhone earlier this year,mobile accesses to the company's website have soared. The company believe that as mobile technology develops more people will rely on mobile browsing to book their yearly holidays.
The travel company have seen mobile visits to their site more than double in the last year. ULookUBook.com looked at mobile visits to their site in 2010 and compared them to the number of accesses so far this year. Advances in technology and the release of several new smart phones are responsible for the large increases, say the travel company. Accesses to the site by iPhones and iPads saw the highest increase, with iPad access to the site increasing by nearly 800 per cent.
Ian Raine, from ULookUBook.com, who provide holidays in Egypt and other countries around the world, commented: "Technology plays a huge role in modern society and with the increase of mobile technology it is no wonder people are turning to their phones to look for holidays. We fully expect to see more people searching for and booking their holidays via their mobile devices in the future.
"Next year promises to be an exciting year for mobile technology, with some companies trialling the new 4G technology. 4G will revolutionise the way we browse the internet on our phones and inevitably make it easier to book a holiday on your mobile device. With tablet PCs and smart phones being developed as we speak, mobile technology will soon be the most popular way for people to book their yearly holidays to Turkey and other fantastic destinations."
ULookUBook.com is part of The Holiday Discount Centre, a member of ABTA (J4901) and Advantage (the largest travel consortium in the UK). Based in the UK, they have over 30 experienced travel advisors and have booked over 300,000 passengers via the internet.
ULookUBook.com are not owned by any major tour operator, allowing them to offer free impartial travel advice and promote a wider range of holiday offers from various suppliers including Thomson, First Choice, Thomas Cook and many more.
What makes ULookUBook.com (http://www.ulookubook.com/) prices stand out from the crowd is not only do they offer already cheap holiday deals, they also offer an extra on-line discount plus a price guarantee. Their website allows customers to have full flexibility in their search criteria giving something more than just a bog standard one/two week holiday. With deals like this, why would you want to search for a holiday elsewhere?