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2011-03-18 13:15:00

CHESTER, England, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The popular ITV comedy series Benidorm, which plays on the outdated stereotypes of those who go to the Spanish resort, has prompted a huge surge in interest in the destination. Figures released today by travel comparison website travelsupermarket.com show that searches to the destination have increased by a whopping 159 per cent* during the programme, which airs at 9pm on Friday nights. This is compared to searches for the destination at...

2011-02-11 06:03:00

CHESTER, England, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the February school half term break just around the corner (21-25 Feb), research from comparison site travelsupermarket.com has revealed that parents can save up to 632 pounds on the cost of holiday 'extras' for their getaway. Any parent will know that going on holiday over the school holidays can be more expensive, so it's important to save money where possible. However, whilst holidaymakers are becoming increasingly savvy and...

2010-12-14 07:30:00

LONDON, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SilverRail Technologies, the developer of the first integrated global distribution system for Rail was named the "PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit Winner" at the travel research industry authority's annual Travel Innovation Summit. Chosen by top travel industry experts and real-time audience voting, SilverRail earned the prestigious honour for the most "game changing" innovation in travel by solving one of the last remaining industry challenges-...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'