Mobile phones 'to be key to travel in 2011'

05/01/2011

Mobile Phones To Be Key To Travel In 2011

Trading-in a mobile phone in order to acquire a newer model could be increasingly popular among those who love to travel in 2011.

According to Cheapflights.co.uk, one of the top five trends of the year will be the emergence of smartphones when it comes to holidays and trips abroad.

It notes the increasing pool of apps and features make travelling more fun and could offer assistance to people in foreign lands.

And the ability to connect to the internet in any place and at any time via one of the latest mobiles means a rise in last-minute bookings is predicted by the comparison site.

Searching for the cheapest deals is likely to be a common occurrence among those with top-of-the-range phones, it adds.

Travelsupermarket.com recently released a list of its top ten travel destinations for the next 12 months, ranking Turkey as its number one spot and also including Spain, the Balearic Islands and the Canaries.

Posted by Simon Thomas