Priceline Records Rise in European Bookings

8th August 2007 (Last Updated August 8th, 2007 06:14)

A mass increase in European hotel reservations has helped online hotel booking site priceline.com record a 93% increase in bookings for the year just gone, according to the site's US Q2 figures. Priceline CEO Jeffery H. Boyd says this figure outweighs market expectations but follows an

A mass increase in European hotel reservations has helped online hotel booking site priceline.com record a 93% increase in bookings for the year just gone, according to the site's US Q2 figures.

Priceline CEO Jeffery H. Boyd says this figure outweighs market expectations but follows an overall year-on-year growth seen in all travel services, from hire cars to tours, of 33%.