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2014-10-29 08:36:30

New-Build Hotel Located in New York's Financial District Stands 50 Stories Tall ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and Crescent Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of the new 492-room Holiday Inn(®) Manhattan-Financial District hotel located in the heart of New York City's downtown business center. Standing more than 453 feet tall, the hotel's guestrooms boast spectacular views of the...

2014-10-29 08:30:00

FIFO Productions, LLC announced plans to produce a feature film geared to combat childhood obesity in a humorous, unique way. ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FIFO Productions, LLC has announced its intention to produce and distribute a feature film to help combat childhood obesity and enhance the health and wellbeing of America's youth. According to the company, Fit Arcade Gone Wild is "a unique and timely family comedy designed to entertain and, more importantly,...

2014-10-29 08:26:46

Partnership Marks Expansion of The Nature Conservancy's Plant a Billion Trees Program MILWAUKEE, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harley-Davidson®, together with The Nature Conservancy, is mobilizing its global community of riders to raise funds to plant 50 million trees worldwide by 2025 as part of its Renew the Ride(TM) initiative. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154910 Dedicated to the goal of preserving the open road for future generations of riders, Renew...

2014-10-29 08:23:05

Concur TripLink Adds Esteemed Star Alliance Member to Suite of Suppliers TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concur® (Nasdaq: CNQR), the leading provider of spend management solutions and services, today announced at Fusion Exchange in Toronto a partnership with Air Canada to develop and enable corporate travel booking solutions functionality for aircanada.com and Air Canada apps. By leveraging Concur TripLink, companies can capture direct Air Canada corporate bookings while still...

2014-10-29 04:20:28

Analysis of more than 600 million traveler data points shows top destinations and seasonal fluctuations across the global travel market SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sojern, the world's leading data-driven traveler engagement platform, today released its Q3 Global Travel Insights Report based on the rigorous analysis of more than 600 million traveler intent data points across the globe. The report reveals that burgeoning tourism markets and recent world events have...

2014-10-28 23:16:40

The newest products on the incontinence market are from a highly recommended brand for incontinence, Prevail! They just released gender specific underwear and Breezers 360°, a more breathable version of their most popular brief, Breezers. - By Home Delivered (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 These are great products, but Per-Fit- 360° Briefs were the most impressive. Per-Fit 360° Briefs have velcro-like tabs that stretch, contributing to the brief's comfortable fit and...

2014-10-28 23:15:19

Genier’s Appliance’s latest release of the top five laundry and kitchen appliance trends suggest Kelowna homeowners are looking for appliances that are sustainable, stylish, and easy to use. Vernon, BC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Some of the latest laundry and kitchen appliance trends suggest people want features that will make their household ‘green’, clean, and easy to use. Kelowna appliances expert Brad Kirkham says thanks to time and innovation, homeowners can tick all those...

2014-10-28 23:14:50

Carol Fenster, a pioneer in gluten-free cooking, helps time-challenged cooks prepare delicious desserts in less than 30 minutes with her new cookbook—100 Best Quick Gluten-Free Recipes (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, October, 2014). denver, co (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Carol Fenster, a pioneer in gluten-free cooking, helps time-challenged cooks prepare delicious desserts in less than 30 minutes with her new cookbook—100 Best Quick Gluten-Free Recipes (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, October,...

2014-10-28 23:14:48

National Golf Schools celebrates its 25th anniversary by launching Florida Golf School Vacations, an all-inclusive golf getaway. This program is offered in more than 40 luxurious locations around Florida and includes coaching from PGA and LPGA professionals. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Florida Golf School Vacations celebrates its 25th anniversary by presenting the opportunity to learn from the best PGA and LPGA teaching professionals in the business. With more than 40 locations...

2014-10-28 23:12:55

Greenbee Parking, the fastest growing parking service in America, has just revealed an all new series of parking deals for all travelers using the St. Louis (STL) airport. With these new cheap STL airport parking rates, Greenbee customers can expect more savings and lower travel budgets. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Greenbee Parking has announced their new deals for the upcoming travel season. As always, the young service provider has not failed to wow us with their flexible...


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Norfolk Horn
2014-10-23 13:55:56

The Norfolk horn, known by many other names including the Old Norfolk, the Blackface Norfolk Horned, and the Norfolk Horned, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the heathlands of Norfolk, England. Unlike other black-faced sheep breeds, this breed is able to survive in dry and cool conditions. It was popular in its native country until the nineteenth century, during which time more improved breeds the Southdown were introduced. These two breeds were crossbred to develop the...

Orites excelsus
2014-10-13 13:23:35

Orites excelsus is a species of rainforest tree. The species may also be referred to as the Prickly ash, the Mountain silky oak or the White beefwood. This tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. O. excelsus can be found in New South Wales and southeast Queensland. Orites excelsus will typically grow to approximately 100 feet tall. Its trunk is thick with grey or brown bark. Mature leaves become simple and smooth measuring 1.6-7.4 inches and .6-1.8 inches wide. Young leaves are covered...

Lomatia tasmanica
2014-10-07 10:48:37

Lomatia tasmanica is commonly referred to as King's Lomatia. It is a shrub species from Tasmania that belongs to the Proteaceae family. Only one small colony of L. tasmanica is thought to be alive in the wild. L. tasmanica has shiny green leaves and produces pink flowers. It is an unusual plant, being that there is no genetic difference between plants. It is defined as a triploid, which by definition means it contains all 3 chromosomes and is sterile. Reproduction for the plant happens...

Mount Bisoke
2014-10-04 17:51:30

Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...

Slender Tree Frog, Litoria adelaidensis
2014-10-01 08:59:02

The Slender Tree Frog (Litoria adelaidensis) is a tree frog that is endemic to southwestern Australia. It has a very slender build, a thin and flat body with a flat and pointed snout. The dorsal surface is seen in a variety of colors, from completely brown or green, to brown with green patches. The flanks of the body have a dark brown or black stripe, which runs through the eye to the nostril; the line is much narrower between the nostril and the eye. The ventral surface is white, and the...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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