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2014-05-07 08:30:14

Newly-Inked Long-Term Lease Underscores Hornblower's Commitment To Area Still Affected by Hurricane Sandy NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hornblower Cruises & Events, the United States' largest private passenger vessel company --in partnership with NYC & Company and the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)-- today announced the launch of its operations at South Street Seaport's Pier 15, comprising a suite of new dining, sightseeing and entertainment...

2014-05-02 23:06:00

This Summer, Hornblower Cruises Gives Passengers the Thrill of a Lifetime from the Safety of a Stable and Spacious Yacht San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Starting July 5th, Hornblower Cruises & Events will offer passengers amazing viewing opportunities of San Diego’s most fascinating natural phenomena, the Blue Whale Migration. Imagine the excitement of seeing a 100 ft. long blue whale, the world’s largest mammal, emerge from the water just a short distance away while...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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