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2014-06-16 12:33:02

Updated Program Provides Robust Reporting and Optimized Commission Tracking BELLEVUE, Wash., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia.com®, the world's largest full service online travel site*, recently released the latest version of Expedia's industry-first Travel Agent Affiliate Program (TAAP). TAAP gives US travel agents access to Expedia's global inventory, letting them earn competitive commissions on hotels, dynamic packages and activities. TAAP features an enhanced single sign-on...

2014-06-13 16:21:42

CALABASAS, Calif., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AmaWaterways (www.AmaWaterways.com), the world's leading river cruise line, has been recognized as the only river cruise company based in the U.S. to receive an overall 4-Star Plus rating - the highest level found in the book - in the first edition of the Berlitz: River Cruising In Europe travel guide. AmaWaterways' European fleet secured the top eleven spots in the guide's ranking of more than 280 river cruise ships, underscoring...

2014-06-13 12:20:28

SOUTHLAKE, Texas AND CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) and United Airlines today announced that the airline's Economy Plus seats are available for sale through U.S. travel agents using the Sabre global distribution system (GDS), which enables airlines to bring unique products and a multitude of personalized offers to travelers. Global sales expect to begin June 17. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117693 United's Economy Plus...

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 08:21:14

Bringing together one of the world's largest travel companies and an award-winning car rental brand MUNICH and BELLEVUE, Wash., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixt, one of the leading international mobility service providers, signed its first global partnership with Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE), one of the world's largest travel companies. The agreement provides Expedia, Hotwire and CarRentals.com customers direct access to Sixt's premium rental fleet at more than 2,000 locations across more...

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...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.