expands city breaks programme
11/28/2007|9:54:00 AM|Travelmole
26 November, 2007: Accommodation-only supplier is to expand its city breaks programme in three stages next year.

The first step will see the launch on February 1 of the ten most popular city break destinations including Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Prague.

A further 30 European cities will be added in March, with the remainder of the programme added in May. 

The online company is to appoint a specialist contractor for the cities programme and a supporting team, creating a new division within the company.

The restructure means will contract direct with featured properties, allowing the company greater control over quality and availability.

Sales and marketing director John Harding said: "We have seen a steady demand for our cities product this year, and with the investment we´re now making, we anticipate rapid expansion in 2008. 

"Three, four and five star hotels will be offered with the emphasis on quality and competitive pricing, as well as a selection of  ´little gem´ hotels renowned for exceptional quality and value in their class. 

"As we enter a new financial year, business is very strong for both winter and summer 2008, with forward bookings and sales revenues up by over 100% on the same period of 2007."