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2011-07-29 09:44:00

LONDON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin Holidays are the UK's leading tour operator to Florida and with 25 years experience you can rely on us to package up your perfect Orlando experience; the problem may be fitting everything in! A bit of prior planning goes a long way, so get some kind of rough itinerary together (after all, the anticipation is all part of the excitement!). But there's a lot more to Orlando holidays than theme parks. The region is a top destination for...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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