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2011-07-06 06:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Travel & Tourism Commission (CTTC) declared summer 2011 "The Royal Summer" in California in honor of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's upcoming official visit July 8-10, 2011. While the royal newlyweds will only have three days to soak up California's legendary lifestyle, the rest of the world can vacation like a royal in the Golden State all summer long. Hotels, attractions and venues statewide are offering special...

2011-07-03 00:01:47

Winter weather makes for some strange summer vacation plans across the western US, Water Damage Local reports. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 02, 2011 Bikini tops and snows skis... at the same location? That is exactly what many travelers may be witnessing across the Midwest and Western US this 4th of July holiday, with late winter snowstorms covering Western mountain ranges from the Rockies to the Sierra Nevadas. It's been deemed a "trifecta day" by many vacationers, looking forward to being...

2011-06-23 00:00:30

Yosemite Conservancy to Fund Wetlands Restoration and Improved Visitor Access at Spectacular High Country Lake in Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park, CA (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 The first phase of a major makeover at Tenaya Lake, one of Yosemite National Park's most popular summer destinations, will restore wetlands and improve beach access with funding by Yosemite Conservancy. "Tenaya Lake is a jewel of the park's high country," said Mike Tollefson, president, Yosemite Conservancy....

2011-02-28 17:00:00

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yosemite National Park's Badger Pass Ski Area, recently listed as one of the "Top Ten Ski Resorts Perfect for the Entire Family" by msnbc.com, welcomed winter enthusiasts over Presidents' Day weekend with over five feet of fresh light powder. This Northern California ski destination features uncrowded slopes, short lift lines and sun-soaked decks - giving skiers the feel of a private mountain retreat. Skiers still have time in...

2010-09-13 17:30:00

SAN DIEGO AND YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- SANYO North America Corporation (SANYO), has provided 10 of its pedal-assist hybrid electric bicycles, the eneloop bike, to Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at Yosemite, Inc. (DNC), the organization that operates hotels, restaurants and activities in Yosemite National Park located in east central California. SANYO, a world leader in environmental green technology, has introduced DNC associates to a new way...

2010-08-12 10:58:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, "green" may be a buzz word, but at Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, a leading hospitality provider at historic and scenic properties across North America, green meeting options have been available for more than 15 years. Through the company's commitment to the environment, thought leadership and dedication to preserving the special places it cares for, Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts' comprehensive green meetings...


Word of the Day
virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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