Quantcast

Latest travel Stories

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:...

2014-06-09 08:20:42

International Study Analyzed Vacation Spending Habits Among Residents in Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Australia/New Zealand; Study Found Taxes, Baggage Fees and Booking Fees Rank 1-2-3 in List of "Most Annoying" Travel Fees BELLEVUE, Wash., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Expedia.com®, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites*, revealed the results of a study that showed marked contrasts in the way that residents of different countries save for...

2014-06-04 23:10:24

Thompson Chicago selects StayNTouch hotel software solutions to improve guest services, increase upsell revenue and provide greater staff flexibility. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 StayNTouch Inc., provider of the cloud PMS Mobile Overlay Platform, is pleased to announce the implementation of its hotel software solutions at Thompson Chicago, part of Commune Hotels & Resorts’ Thompson Hotels brand. Thompson Chicago is the latest Commune property to integrate StayNTouch’s...

2014-06-04 12:21:43

Flexibility cited as a top reason travelers choose to go by car, but preparations are key for vehicles and children alike NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer travel season is officially underway, and for most Americans that means packing a bag and hitting the road. Eighty-three percent indicate they take at least one summer road trip, according to a survey fielded by Bridgestone Americas in May 2014 among 2,000 U.S. adults.*...

2014-06-04 12:21:02

World Largest Airline Partners with Air-focused Travel Technology Company in Industry First NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group and Fareportal announced a broad agreement to distribute American Airlines and US Airways content including ancillaries through Fareportal's consumer travel brands CheapOair and OneTravel. This announcement extends and enhances the long-standing successful partnership between the companies. This is the first post-merger online...

2014-06-02 04:21:33

Ariane Gorin Promoted to Senior Vice President and General Manager DALLAS and LONDON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) announced today that Ariane Gorin will assume responsibility for the Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) as Senior Vice President and General Manager. Gorin will begin her duties immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130822/SF68326LOGO-a EAN began as a standalone brand within Expedia, Inc. approximately five years ago and will remain...

2014-05-29 16:24:20

Hotels.com and Music Festival Junkies pick the best summer concerts for travelers DALLAS, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Music festivals and camping often go hand-in-hand, but spending a weekend in a muddy field isn't for everyone. Fortunately, with more than 100 U.S. music festivals happening between June and September, there are plenty of events taking place in the heart of some of the nation's most popular destinations. Hotels.com® has partnered with Music Festival Junkies to...

2014-05-29 12:32:43

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry, has renewed its technology agreement with Accor Hotels to continue marketing and selling Accor's room inventory and rates in the Sabre global distribution system. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131216/DA33636LOGO-b Travel agents using the Sabre global travel marketplace will be able to access room rates and availability...

2014-05-28 23:03:42

Best Western International, the World’s Biggest Hotel Family®, announced 1,606 Best Western hotels globally received TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence. The figure places 40 percent of Best Western’s global hotel portfolio in the upper echelon of businesses listed on TripAdvisor, the World’s Largest Travel Site. Phoenix, Ariz. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Best Western International, the World’s Biggest Hotel Family®, announced 1,606 Best Western hotels globally received...

2014-05-28 16:25:22

Newly Acquired Travel Destinations Management Group (TDMG) also Receives Coveted Honor MINNEAPOLIS, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Travel, formerly known as CTS, has once again been selected to receive the coveted Peak of Excellence award from Sabre Travel Network®. This is the third consecutive year the agency has been recognized. Sabre presents the prestigious Peak of Excellence award as a way to recognize distinction among business leaders, innovators, and passionate...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
Related