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2014-08-25 12:20:28

"Sidewalk to Ship" in 10 Minutes; Real-time Luggage Tracking; the First of 40,000 Free Windows Tablets for Crew; Exceptional Variety and Choice -- oh, and a Robot to Fix Your Drinks PAPENBURG, Germany, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech-savvy modern travelers will be wowed by Royal Caribbean International's newest ship, Quantum of the Seas, which incorporates unprecedented levels of technology to amp up the vacation experience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140824/139082...

2014-08-22 23:06:31

Qualified Lincolnshire event planners will receive a complimentary iPad mini as part of Marriott’s new promotion. Lincolnshire, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Lincolnshire Marriott Resort is inviting meeting planners in Chicago to rule their meetings with a tap, announcing Marriott’s new iPad Mini promotion for upcoming events. Qualified meeting planners who take advantage of this exclusive offer will receive a complimentary iPad Mini to help connect with event professionals and set up...

2014-08-19 12:27:00

SHEFFIELD, England, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Camping remains one of the UK's favourite pastimes and is also attracting more and more newcomers, according to a new survey carried out by leading outdoor clothing and equipment retailer GO Outdoors. GO Outdoors questioned a total of 2,831 campers about their camping habits and preferences, and the findings suggested not only that the pastime remained widely popular among a wide range of age groups but that it was...

2014-08-19 08:26:51

The chief marketing officer for the world's largest travel company set to speak at the vacation rental technology leader's inaugural partner conference EAGLE, Idaho, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LiveRez.com, the industry leader in cloud-based software for professional vacation rental managers, today announced Priceline.com Chief Marketing Officer Brett Keller as its keynote speaker for the company's inaugural partner conference Sept. 7-12 in Boise, ID. Photo -...

2014-08-18 23:00:18

Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, a Leading Hotel of the World, is the newest addition to the Royal Resorts portfolio and has already hit the number 1 spot on TripAdvisor.com for hotels in its destination. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Royal Resorts has proudly acknowledged that its newest hotel, Grand Residences, has not only been ranked number one on TripAdvisor.com out of 23 hotels in Puerto Morelos where it is located, but has now also reached the number one spot out of 350...

2014-08-18 12:25:13

Digital Enhancements Allow More Personalized Service Touch Points CHEVY CHASE, Md., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ritz-Carlton App wants to be a part of your total travel experience, bringing the legendary service of the luxury hotel company to the smartphone in your pocket. In addition to mobile check-in and check-out, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is launching real-time service requests, food and beverage ordering, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards account review, folio review, and access to...

2014-08-14 23:00:15

The Lodge at Chaa Creek says their inclusion in this summer’s USA Today Travel “bucket list” of eleven top travel destinations shows that environmental sustainability does not come at a cost to quality or service. San Ignacio, Belize (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 The Lodge at Chaa Creek’s inclusion in this summer’s USA Today Travel “bucket list” of eleven top travel destinations shows that an emphasis on environmental sustainability can go hand in hand with high quality and...

2014-08-14 00:21:20

Thrill Capital of the World Captures Coveted Fan Votes for #1 Theme Park VALENCIA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After four weeks of spirited voting, USA TODAY announced that Six Flags Magic Mountain, the "Thrill Capital of the World," is the winner of the Best Theme Park contest. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7298251-six-flags-magic-mountain-voted-number-one-theme-park-by-usa-today/ Noted...

2014-08-13 08:33:40

NEW YORK, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotelwifitest.com [http://www.hotelwifitest.com ] has released a new report that ranks hotel chains and cities by the percentage of hotels with poor WiFi performance. This type of ranking makes perfect sense from a practical standpoint. For most travelers, having super-fast and consistently stable WiFi is a great bonus, but the first priority is ensuring that the basic quality expectations for Internet access are met. (Photo:...

2014-08-13 08:26:54

Original Love Boat Cast Will Be Godparents to Cruise Ship; Honoring Role That Iconic TV Show Played in Line's History SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's been nearly forty years since the iconic television show The Love Boat went on the air and introduced viewers to modern day cruising and, in the process, made Princess Cruises and its ships synonymous with vacations at sea. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140813/135708 As Princess prepares to celebrate...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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