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2014-06-23 12:26:30

From Bears to Bugs, to Getting Lost - and Found! OTTAWA, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ - With this winter's Snowmageddon finally behind us, summer is here and camping is a great way for families, friends and the adventurous to get outdoors and enjoy the summer heat. From hiking, to swimming, to sitting around the campfire, camping should be enjoyed to the fullest. Scouts Canada wants to make sure Canadians stay safe while experiencing the great outdoors. Young or old, novice or...

2014-06-18 23:08:54

Extended partnership expands next generation guest in-room entertainment. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 UIEvolution, Inc. and VIDELIO-HMS announced today the continuation of their partnership with Princess Cruises to deploy UIEvolution's Guest Evolution™ technology platform on the Regal Princess, the newest ship in the Princess fleet that set sail on its maiden voyage May 20, 2014. Guest Evolution™ offers Princess Cruises the capability of providing a full IPTV...

2014-06-18 23:06:07

Leading DMC ACCESS Destination Services announces it is expanding into Philadelphia with industry expert Maria DiBenedetto of Uniquely Philadelphia. Maria and her team will join the ACCESS Destination Services brand along with the 13 existing ACCESS offices in North America. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 ACCESS Destination Services is excited to announce it is expanding into Philadelphia with industry expert Maria DiBenedetto of Uniquely Philadelphia. Maria and her team will join...

2014-06-18 20:21:25

BUENA PARK, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer Knott's Berry Farm, Southern California's premier theme park, proudly offers three new rides in a fresh Camp Snoopy, Calico Mine Ride - a fully refurbished theme park classic and exciting live entertainment the whole family can enjoy this summer season only. As part of the celebration of 30 years of Camp Snoopy, Knott's has revitalized one of the most beloved children's areas ever created. The beautification of the...

2014-06-18 08:27:10

Prizes to be won every 20 minutes for the next 5 months, totaling over $1MM in winnings, including Hilton dream vacations, Microsoft Surface(TM) 2 Tablets and $50 Hilton HHonors(TM) Gift Cards MCLEAN, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY's The Point, has launched an instant win promotion with Hilton Worldwide that allows Hilton HHonors(TM) members who access USA TODAY The Point at any participating Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels &...

2014-06-16 23:06:46

The first Hyatt Place will open this month in the nation’s capital. The hotel is located within three blocks of the NoMa-Gallaudet U Metro station (Red Line) and north of the U.S. Capitol, the Smithsonian Institution, Union Station, the White House and Washington DC Convention Center. Chicago (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and Crescent Hotels and Resorts are pleased to announce the opening of Hyatt Place Washington DC/US Capitol, the first Hyatt Place in...

2014-06-12 23:12:23

Mobile Ziplines, portable ziplines and more, by Extreme Engineering, will be expanding into Asia at the IAAPA ASIA trade show. Sacramento, California (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Portable Ziplines are coming to Asia. Beijing, China will be hosting the 2014 IAAPA Asia trade show, the largest amusement industry trade show in Asia. Extreme Engineering, a longtime industry supplier and IAAPA member will be expanding their award winning product offering into Asia. This will be Extreme Engineering’s...

2014-06-12 23:00:25

Sea Colony Beach & Tennis Resort, a professionally managed property by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals® on Delaware’s Atlantic coast, welcomes the ResortQuest Pro Women’s Open at Sea Colony back to its award-winning beach and tennis community from Sunday, June 15 through Sunday, June 22, 2014. Bethany Beach, Delaware (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Professional tennis returns to Bethany Beach for the fourth annual ResortQuest Pro Women’s Open at Sea Colony, to be held June...

2014-06-12 08:28:00

NEW YORK, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York is the financial, political, and cultural capital of the world, and it wants to be known also as the International Health Tourism Capital; for which it has already started its undisputed supremacy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117278 Under the patronage of the Health Tourism International Chamber of Commerce (HTICC): "Hospitals, clinics, doctors, facilitators, hotels, airlines, insurance bind to show the world its...

2014-06-11 16:25:19

LONDON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Caribbean International's new ship will take 'entertainment' to a new level with a stellar line up of acts, shows and ground breaking technology, the likes of which haven't been seen under one roof, ever before, anywhere in the world. The line-up announced today provides a heady concoction of firsts including Roboscreens and digital shows projected onto 100 feet wide windows over 20 feet high. (Photo:...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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