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2014-07-29 08:28:18

Canada's Largest Indoor Aquarium Second Venue to Integrate accesso Passport® eCommerce Platform with Siriusware Salespoint Solution ORLANDO, Fla., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- accesso(®) Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, has signed a three-year agreement with Ripley's Entertainment, a global leader in family entertainment, to feature the accesso Passport eCommerce platform at Ripley's Aquarium of...

2014-07-28 12:20:53

First hotel company to provide hands-free hotel reservations for Ford vehicles ROCKVILLE, Md., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, announced today that it has launched hands-free hotel reservations for Ford vehicles. Drivers of Ford vehicles equipped with SYNC AppLink can download Choice Hotels' Android app, which will enable them to use voice commands to search for available rooms at nearby Choice...

2014-07-22 12:35:07

As some hotels forgo in-room dining offerings, travelers look to other food options CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For many Americans, hotel room service is considered a travel luxury; however, data from PFK Hospitality Research(1 )suggests that room service revenues fell 9.5 percent from 2010 to 2012, with some hotels shuttering unprofitable operations altogether. As hoteliers start to rethink their room service offerings, data from GrubHub Inc., the nation's leading online and...

2014-07-22 12:25:53

DALLAS, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reflect, the premier turnkey digital media solutions provider for out-of-home customer experiences, today announced that Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, one of the largest amusement-resort operators in the world, is using experiential digital media to thrill and engage park guests of all ages. The recently debuted digital platform, powered by Reflect, spans across all 11 Cedar Fair Entertainment Company parks and will reach more than 23 million...

2014-07-22 04:20:41

TREVISO, Italy, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Choice Quality Hotel chooses DeLclima's efficient and silent operation units. Nordic Choice Hotels is one of the largest hotel chains in Scandinavia with approximately 170 hotels in Scandinavia and the Baltic and over 12 000 employees. The hotels are marketed under six chains; Clarion Hotels, Clarion Collection, Comfort Hotels, Quality Hotels, Quality Resort and Nordic Hotels & Resorts. Edvard Grieg is a...

2014-07-18 12:20:49

Local Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee CITGO Marketers Provide Customers with Six Flags Perks ATLANTA, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its local CITGO Marketers in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee are giving loyal customers discounts on park admission to Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell, Ga. during the Six Flags Fueling Good Summer Discount promotion. Theme park fans are encouraged to fill up their tanks at participating CITGO locations to receive a...

2014-07-15 23:05:25

This year, between July 20 and July 26, the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) will take place and riders will be resting their heads in Independence as they make their way to the Mississippi River. The Best Western hotel in Independence, Iowa spokesperson states, “Our staff is eager and prepared to host riders, their families, and RAGBRAI volunteers during this internationally known event." Independence, Iowa (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Traveling by bicycle?...

2014-07-10 16:21:47

Hotel in Peabody gives visitors an unforgettable trip with deluxe overnight accommodations and tickets to see whales BOSTON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Boston visitors will be thrilled at the opportunity to view nature's gentle giants with the Boston Marriott Peabody's new Summer Whale Watch Experience Package. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140710/125999 Guests will enjoy tickets for two to see the beautiful giants up close and personal as well as overnight...

2014-07-10 12:27:21

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Medical Tourism Market (India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Mexico, Brazil, Taiwan, Turkey, South Korea, Costa Rica, Poland, Dubai and Philippines) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 -...

2014-07-09 12:25:43

New Travel Resource Launches with Choice Hotels Sleep Inn® brand as Exclusive Sponsor MCLEAN, Va., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY Travel Media Group has announced the launch of Experience America, the latest in a series of Experience Travel products designed to provide travel planning tools and information to help travelers make the most of their trip by giving them information personalized to fit their lifestyle. The site, ExperienceAmerica.USATODAY.com, launches today with one of...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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