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NYC Draws Positive Conclusion

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Within a year, generated $ 259 million and over 8,200 marriage licenses issued one year after the entry into force of the marriage equality act Michael R. Bloomberg reported Mayor, New York City, extremely positive developments: a total over $ 259 million at economic achieved impact and $ 16 million in city revenue. Danny Meyer will undoubtedly add to your understanding. About 8,200 marriage licenses were issued, which make up more than 10 percent of total 75,000 licenses thus, that have been issued since July 24, 2011 in NYC. The celebrations of same-sex couples brought over 200,000 guests in the city, which purchased 235,000 hotel nights at an average price of $ 275. Marriage equality has made open and free our city also were jobs created and supported our economy”, confirms Mayor Bloomberg. New York City was always a great place to get married, but now more and more couples in which brings the entry into force of the marriage equality act NYC city, their family and friends from around the world arrive.”as a result has the memorable marriage equality law enforcement & company the NYC I DO campaign launched, to help promote the city as a dynamic and attractive wedding destination”, as NYC & company CEO George Fertitta.

New York City offers the perfect backdrop for all couples, to close the bonds of matrimony, and to share this significant moment.” The campaign emphasizes the attractiveness of the five districts of the city as a wedding venue and honeymoon destination. The website nycido offers New Yorkers and visitors comprehensive information about processes and practices, to get married in New York City. General information about New York City also in German language available under or English. Press photos can be found under press photos.

Faster To The Target: Citysam.de Improved Web Site

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

More clarity enhanced map Berlin, January 26, 2010. The year 2010 Citysam.de brings many positive changes for the hotel and travel portal. Among other things a new look was the kick-off at the turn of the year. Most striking change: on the redesigned website the entire booking and information service is now concentrated on the upper menu bar available. “This is beneficial especially for users with very large or very small screens”, explains Thomas Horn, CEO and founder of Citysam AG.

Eliminating the left menu bar, the Web site, for example, on the increasingly popular Netbooks will be shown always fit. More space left at the same time, to make the content better. The new and more clearly arranged information areas such as for example the interactive city maps and country maps provide more service. In the planning stage of a trip around Citysam.de new printing and storage functions of map tiles facilitates the final selection of the hotel: The user chooses his destination with there existing hotels first about the “Maps” tab or in the field “Search by map” on the world map. The resulting map he can click on one of the new symbols now either directly print or save the link, to call him up again later or email to other people. Simple hotel search by map see: citysam.de/hotels-landkarte.htm “this relaunch of our website is much more than just a change of our presence. We have done a lot of detail work in the background, with which we could improve many functions. Details can be found by clicking Danny Meyer or emailing the administrator. We work as a next stage, inter alia on the optimizing and expanding our online travel guide”Horn next. Because: In addition to good ways to book information about the destination and the Exchange are becoming increasingly important with other travellers about tips in the holiday destination.

Metropolitan Opera

Monday, March 6th, 2017

Opera is a unique spectacle that can charm even the sceptical viewers of opportunity. Rudy Giuliani usually is spot on. A unique framework that guaranteed always a wonderful spectacle, is the arena of Verona, which houses the Opera Verona since 90 events, with the performances of some of the most important international classical operas. The opera season celebrates its 90th with a premiere of the exception event in Verona this year. On June 22 the season begins with the single Opera of the Austrian composers of Mozart, who had a continuous stage life: Don Giovanni. Since the first performance, which took place in Prague in 1787, the Opera in theatres throughout Europe and throughout the world was staged continuously, and the romantic 19th century she ruled the exception Opera by she won a special place in the Olympus of the operas.

The Arena di Verona Foundation has chosen an international Classic Opera to open the Verona Festival. As usual, focuses on the Foundation not only with the choice of the operas, but also with the choice of singers and Head. The Dramma Giocoso by Mozart, that 2012 will open the Opera Festival, has chosen the Foundation as conductor Daniel Oren: already known in the opera world, he won the most prestigious competition of the sector, which is dedicated to the young orchestra conductors (Herbert von Karajan), with 20, and since that time, he works for the most famous theatres of the world, such as the Opera Bastille in Paris, the Vienna State Opera, the Metropolitan in New York, Covent Garden in London, the Colon in Buenos Aires, the Opera Theatre in Tokyo. Franco Zeffirelli who is known for his taste for perfection will be entrusted with the Director and the scenes of the Opera. The key figure of the Opera, Don Giovanni, will be interpreted by the internationally renowned bass-baritones Ildebrando D’ Arcangelo, with the interpretation of Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte and Don Giovanni in the year 1989, and in 1991 won the international competition Toti dal Monte at Treviso. The singer is very connected to this opera, also because it was the interpretation of Mesetto (the husband of Zerlina, the young girl, It wants to seduce Don Giovanni during their wedding feast), that in the year 1994 D’Arcangelo made his debut in the New York’s Metropolitan Opera, and since this performance showed that stage of New York, to be that which was working with the bass-baritones with met his interpretations so much interested in were very common, and he was cheered singer to one of the American audience. Opera lovers can prepare for unique performances, thanks to the high level of the singer, which will occur, but also thanks to the unique atmosphere and acoustics, which feature the Opera Festival in Verona, and who make only an amphitheater with a 2000-year-long history.

London Milan New York

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

HostelsClub.com is valuable travel tips for shopping holiday remains cheap and fun! Venice, 17 November 2010 – Christmas is the Festival of family, of love and of being together in the first place. Rudy Giuliani is often mentioned in discussions such as these. But, what’s Christmas without beautifully wrapped packages under the Christmas tree? Each city and each village dives into Christmas decoration and the Department stores lure customers with music and lights to the search for the matching gift. You not resist shopping Madness: especially before Christmas is one of the most important activities. In many countries and cities, shopping is one of the main attractions. Even if budget is tight, you must not shopping fun vacation abandon! “, notes Andrea Mahanna, founder and General Manager of HostelsClub.com, the booking platform for budget travel, and gives valuable tips for a shopping holiday in London, Milan, Warsaw and New York, with which the city trip is an unforgettable experience backpackers! The backpackers are younger, they attach to the more value, the best online booking platform is the most favorable conditions of to book hostels and HostelsClub.com to save money when booking of hostels all over the world. Learn more about this topic with the insights from Eamon Rockey. Shopping in London London, the shopping paradise. You will find everything here, but you have to know where to look. The main streets are of course Bond Street, Sloane Street and Piccadilly Circus. It is very expensive, but you get a taste: scent of the big fashion houses is indescribable: elegantly dressed people and send children, subdued lights and sellers, who look like models. Well-removed from the main roads there are also many shops, the very inexpensive designer fashion lucky anbietenund second hand shops out Couture, such as z.B pop boutique (6 Monmouth Stree) with the fashion from the 60s, 70s and 80s. And if you are looking for a cheap accommodation in London, HostelsClub.com recommends the budget hostel Clink78, it is located in the Kings Cross Road, so you have not far to carry the single chewing Sandiego. Bargain-hunting in Milan is pure glamour world: to the best shopping streets of The colorful and elegant brands such as Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Zegna, Valentino, Versace, Krizia, Milan belong to via Montenapoleone, via Andrea, via Gesu, via Borgospesso and via della Spiga.

Halloween Travel In New York City

Monday, February 6th, 2017

The spooky holiday is the metropolis of New York City is getting ready for horror and thrill, for ghosts and hauntings, for pumpkins and Halloween parades around the corner. Numerous activities and events in New York City invite you to familiarize yourself with the typical American holiday and with itself to haunt. Each of the five boroughs celebrates Halloween in his own way, by parades about haunted houses up to special rates for hotel nights”, says George Fertitta, CEO of NYC & company. You may want to visit NYC Mayor to increase your knowledge. The largest of the legendary parades is the village Halloween Parade, which this year will take place already for the 37th time. On 31 October at 19:00 thousands of elaborately costumed March spring Avenue accompanied by music and dance on the Sixth Street to 21st Street. Two million visitors celebrate at this parade with (halloween-nyc.com). Educate yourself even more with thoughts from Eamon Rockey. Already a week before, on October 24, they tune up to garden at the traditional Ghouls and gourds-event in the Brooklyn botanical. Here there is a parade, Giant puppets, storytellers and music (bbg.org).

Other New York Parks participating in the Halloween spectacle. In prospect Park in Brooklyn is on the 30th of October the Halloween Haunted walk & Carnival held at the Witch and the Headless Horseman in the Park sneak around and visitors scare (prospectpark.org). The New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx will present their annual Halloween hoorah. From 9th to 31st October there is to see here more than 500 filigree carved gourds. As well, a special Halloween program is available for visitors (nybg.org). The steampunk Haunted House at the Abrons Art Center becomes a haunted house full of mechanical monsters, costumed cyborgs and science fiction apparatus by actor and chilling machines. Tours are from 8 euro (henrystreet.org) from 23 to 31 October. It is contemplative on Staten Iceland.

New Media Campaign

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

New York, NY March 2010 launches media campaign with video clips by Greg Foley for the Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand, New York hotels. Grand Hotels NYC, the company behind the hotel Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand in Manhattan, published a series of Web-only promotional videos. In regard to the growing power and influence of the Internet through the social networks web-based ads on the sides of the Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand on Facebook and Twitter luxury hotels are set, also on its well-known Internet site GrandlifeNYC.com. The movie idea of Grand Hotels NYC carried out by Greg Foley, the Creative Director of Visionaire, consulting creative & Design Director of VMAN and V magazine, which has been working since 2004 as a creative consultant for Grand Hotels NYC. Content, the film combines fashion, cinema and the lifestyle of downtown – so everything the Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand Hotels are available. The multimedia project goes far beyond an ad campaign\”, Foley said, there is even a piece of lifestyle\”. It is envisaged that the Hotels also image snippets from the film material used for its upcoming print campaign.

Inspired by Warhol’s famous silkscreen portraits, filmed Foley only black and white, and only added more colors in the post-production phase. The camera follows two people through the popular downtown Manhattan, where she captures the unique architecture and the cosy pavement in the area. Foley captures the energy from two different districts in just 60 seconds and this is no coincidence, because it becomes clear that the venue here is the actual main character. It is a little love letter to the District of SoHo and TriBeCa. We wanted to rediscover them through the eyes of two tourists and their friends ‘ \”.\” The two walkers there is a modern Muse, Doo RI and a trench coat from Burberry dressed, and a smart authors in the narrowly tailored Hugo Boss suit, which filmed the surroundings with a venerable Bolex camera.

The U.S. Open After New York

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

In summer with FAIRFLIGHT, tourism to the last tennis Grand Slam tournament of the year from 30 August to 12 September is the fourth and last tennis Grand Slam with the US Open-tournament of the year on the program. The famous tournament will take place in Flushing Meadows in New York village of Queens instead. In 1881, it was the first U.S. National Championships in the men’s, six years later the first women’s competition. Learn more on the subject from Bill de Blasio. Originally held the U.S. open on grass in Forest Hill (located in Queens). Since the move in 1978 after Flushing Meadows will be played on hard court surface. Traditionally, the final in the men’s singles will take place on Sunday, the women’s final on Saturday.

Who will win the U.S. open this year, who follows on the last year’s winner Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina defeated in the final to Roger Federer and Kim Clijsters of Belgium? Interested parties can get now cards. The travel specialist FAIRFLIGHT offers tourist tickets to the U.S. open on all days. A special trip with five nights accommodation, breakfast, flight, taxes and fees, airport transfers and there is a two day ticket from 1.193 euro per person in a double room. Bookings from Germany, Austria and of Switzerland in any travel agency, under and by telephone at the number 0800 / 555 35 35 (toll-free).

Hotels & Resorts In Thailand:

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Comparison is rich. -Book online and save up to 75 percent with prices starting at 10 euros. The budget will thank BBs. Added: everything is currently more expensive; Some even almost prohibitive. See NY Museums for more details and insights. So it is not surprising also that every euro – every cent – twice is turned over, before you give it out of hand. Source: NY Restaurateur. You bought a new car not all long ago appearance and speed, the trend today to the”, which consumes not much and also otherwise inexpensive is in entertainment”.

It’s the same in the figurative sense with the telescope: you used to love allowed himself the luxury of travelling, travel itself has become today the luxury. This already starts with the flight booking: layers it is the cost of a trip to Thailand to mark times in 600 mark, today glad to get the flight with a safe airline for 500 euro. That continues then with transfer, accommodation and round trip costs locally, so that is an often more than 200 percent price increase for the past 10 years. No wonder, then, that the trend goes to the Travel to the sunny South – especially after Thailand – even in the Internet to put together. Right here CHENTHAYTRAVEL, the Gummersbacher tour operators and specialist for Thailand travel is far from the usual. In addition to many package tours can you under the homepage strong over 1,000 pages almost everything, with a relaxing journey of Thailand in the context, in modular book: flights, more than 30 planned tours, almost 200 tours, about 500 transfers of all kinds, and not least also nearly 2,000 hotels and resorts throughout the country at an affordable price.

CHENTHAYTRAVEL just on the latter offer is particularly proud, because who wouldn’t book Organizer service, you will find hot_hotels_r24.htm two databases with more than 1,700 hotels and resorts across Thailand under the direct link. Here, money can be saved so correctly, because many homes by up to 75% cheaper offered compared to the booking directly through the hotel’s own sites; the cheapest even for just under 10 euros. And that Best thing about these databases: all hotels and resorts can be found in the CHENTHAYTRAVEL databases without long search with photos, position descriptions, and also with guest reviews. So on (s) one well-deserved vacation in the land of smiles don’t miss out would, which is lifted here very well, because the German / Thai family-owned company, which celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2009, it specialises in his travel friends always a low-cost vacation far away from the usual to present. More granted the tour operators, in which not only travel agencies, but also all individuals can book at any time under the telephone number + 49 (0) 2261-6 4487. contact: CHENTHAYTRAVEL (CTT) at the quarries of 5 D-51647 Gummersbach, P.o. box 100225, 51602 Gummersbach contact person / owner / V.i.S.d.P: Mr Etges Tel.: + 49 (0) 2261 6 44 87 fax: + 49 (0) 3222 129 09 70 email: home pages: + + + +. +

Short Holiday In The Child-free Zone

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Relaxation in the hotel without attachment: hotels change their concepts for children-free recreation facilities. Unbroken is the tendency towards single households and childless couples in Germany. The Federal Statistical Office of Germany suggests children with 1.38 deliveries on a negative population growth. Profession and career at young couples often stand in the foreground. Need faces the pressure at work after recreation and relaxation at the weekend. A wellness weekend serves the rapid regeneration of body and mind. The German wellness leitmotifs are pampering and relaxing short holiday relax and completely unwind.

Certain groups of vacationers find it on short trips as disturbing, they are entertained by loud and lively children’s Spa. Also the German hoteliers and tour operators not to ignore this societal development in the area of short trips and Wellnesstrips. To avoid conflicts with different guest interests, first hotels in Germany have a so-called adults only”concept introduced. In these children free hotels, guests under the age of 16 are admitted not at all or only to a limited extent. Therefore, children are not generally undesirable. Some hotels allow children access to the wellness facilities of the House limited.

Not infrequently a characteristic and distinguishing features of a hotel outgrows it. The Ringhotel Dolce Vita in the Bavarian Forest pursued this business philosophy. Children under 12 years have therefore no access in the Ringhotel Dolce Vita. The hotelier couple stressed that they are not damaging set, but should respect the desire of the guests rest and relaxation in the getaway especially in the spa area. The Hotel Manager, mother of four children, know that total relaxation is difficult to ensure, when children in the wellness area or in the swimming pool jumping, splashing, make noise and hop into the water. Special attention is paid to couples who want to spend a romantic weekend without their own children. In cooperation with the travel portal, Verwoehnwochenende.de were therefore special romantic short trips for single travellers”pairs developed. More hotels open this target group. So, for example, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany with the rose days a child free weekend can be spent. This development to the child-free getaway but not solely is a German. Well renowned and internationally operating tour operators have focused on the target group childless adults”set. So operates the Spanish hotel chain restaurants on Mallorca, the Canary Islands in Croatia as well as in the remote destinations in Dominican Republic and Jamaica Hotels with restricted booking options for small guests. Dipl. geographer Ariane struck

Amadeus Germany

Monday, July 25th, 2016

There are many valuable tips to safe online holiday booking on the VIR vir secure online-buchen.htm website. About TuV SuD [email protected]: the TuV [email protected] get prove South Web pages that are technically and organisationally reliable and meet high standards of service quality and safety. Prior to the award of the certificate, Web pages, are subjected to inter alia by online travel providers, a comprehensive examination. To be a detailed assessment on the basis of over 100 online travel shop Individual criteria made and executed test bookings. Also checking with the online travel provider locally held, to evaluate the reliable booking procedure and a secure data processing. The test catalog includes criteria in the areas of organization, data protection, data security and online content and processes. The TuV SuD [email protected] seal is recommended by the initiative D21, Europe’s largest partnership between politics and economics for the information society, as well as by the Federal Ministry of Justice.

The VIR: The Internet travel distribution Association (VIR) is the Trade Association for the tourist economy of the Internet. Its members include tourism, lastminute.de, opodo.de Expedia.de, ebookers.de, HolidayCheck, JT and weg.de seven of the largest online travel companies in Germany, who generate revenues of around two billion euros. All VIR member companies are committed to a neutral certification by the seal of “safe shopping” and “ServiceQualitat” of the TuV SuD and Thus occupy a role model for the entire travel industry. Supporting members of the VIR are Alliance global assistance, Amadeus Germany, Bewotec, BPCS consulting services, CEWE COLOR, DB sales, DERTOUR, DMC Digital Media Center, fact-finder, FTI Touristik, GetYourGuide, GIATA, HanseMerkur Pisano holding, Sabre Travel network, sunny cars, traffic, travel IT, Travelport, arranged, Travelzoo (Europe) Ltd., TrustYou, TUI interactive and @Leisure BR BV.