Looks like Travelocity is playing with the idea to feature a flash based hotel check-out screen, much like iHoteliers hotel booking engine, but with the hotel selection process done outside of the flash based application.

Alex Bainbridge was the lucky one who got a preview from Travelocity and posts a few screen shots with some first impressions on his blog, which definitely look very promising.

Get the full story at Alex Bainbridge's blog