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Nov 19, 2014, 14:06 ET
Xanterra Parks & Resorts

Xanterra Files For Preliminary Injunction To Keep Visitor Services Open At Grand Canyon

Xanterra Parks & Resorts is the country's largest and oldest national park concessioner and has received numerous awards from the National Park...

Oct 29, 2014, 08:08 ET

Profitez d'un séjour spirituel au Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa

Découvrez Goa durant l'ostension décennale 2014 des reliques de Saint-François Xavier Lancez-vous dans une excursion divine à...

Oct 29, 2014, 06:41 ET

Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa lädt zu einem spirituellen Aufenthalt ein

Besuchen Sie Goa während der zehnjährigen Jubiläumsausstellung von St. Francis Xavier 2014 Begeben Sie sich auf einen himmlischen...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:28 ET

Embark on a Spiritual Sojourn at Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa

Visit Goa during the Decennial Exposition of St. Francis Xavier 2014 Embark on a divine excursion of the rich history and heritage of Old Goa...

Oct 08, 2014, 13:54 ET
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Xanterra Sues NPS Over Mismanagement Of Grand Canyon Contracts

 Xanterra Parks & Resorts, the country's largest and oldest national park concessioner, has been forced to take legal action against the...

May 16, 2014, 15:27 ET
There are endless ways for families to enjoy summer fun at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The fun begins with "Rock Your Disney Side" May 23-24, as Disney Parks kicks off the summer season with a 24-hour coast-to-coast celebration at three theme parks. Guests at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park at the Disneyland Resort in California are invited to spend all day and all night in the parks, laughing, screaming, dancing and embracing their own Disney Side. (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Parks and Resorts)

El evento 'Rock Your Disney Side' en los Parques de Disney lanza la temporada de vacaciones de verano con 24 horas de magia en las dos costas del 23 al 24 de mayo

 Los Parques de Disney lanzarán la temporada turística de verano con 24 horas de festejos de costa a costa en el evento "Rock Your...

May 16, 2014, 14:50 ET
There are endless ways for families to enjoy summer fun at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The fun begins with "Rock Your Disney Side" May 23-24, as Disney Parks kicks off the summer season with a 24-hour coast-to-coast celebration at three theme parks. Guests at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park at the Disneyland Resort in California are invited to spend all day and all night in the parks, laughing, screaming, dancing and embracing their own Disney Side. (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Parks and Resorts)

'Rock Your Disney Side' as Disney Parks Kicks Off Summer Vacation Season With 24 Hours of Magic on Both Coasts, May 23-24

 Disney Parks will kick off the summer travel season with a 24-hour, coast-to-coast celebration that invites guests to "Rock Your Disney...

Apr 17, 2014, 09:00 ET

Xanterra Parks & Resorts® Agrees to Acquire CW Adventures, the Latest in Recent Series of Active Travel Company Acquisitions

Xanterra Parks & Resorts has agreed to acquire international walking tour operator CW Adventures, expanding further the company's fast-growing...

Apr 10, 2014, 15:27 ET
Disney Parks Celebrate 50th Anniversary of "it's a small world." (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Parks & Resorts)

Disney Parks Around the World Celebrate 50th Anniversary of 'it's a small world' with Global Sing-along, April 10

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Disney's "it's a small world" theme park attraction, thousands of guests and cast members at Disney Parks...

Oct 17, 2013, 16:03 ET

Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts Resumes Operations, Welcomes Back Guests as National Parks Reopen

Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts has opened all of its lodging, dining, educational, and recreational services at each national park in...

Oct 12, 2013, 16:31 ET

Peaks of Otter Reopens for Lodging and Dining in Time for Fall Colors

National Park Service Greenlights Concessions  The National Park Service sent a letter to Delaware North Companies today permitting the...

Oct 01, 2013, 16:27 ET
Disney Parks Launches Official Vine Account--Starting October 1, 2013, Disney Parks is giving social media-savvy theme park fans a new way to Celebrate their Disney Side with the launch of an official Disney Parks Vine account, which features both original and user-generated video content. Disney Parks will celebrate the account's launch with a "Vine Your Disney Side" contest that encourages Viners to create six-second films that celebrate their unique interest in Disney theme parks, characters and more. (Disney).  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Parks and Resorts)

Disney Parks Launches Official Vine Account With "Vine Your Disney Side" User-Generated Video Contest

Everyone has a Disney Side. It comes out when they let loose at a Disney Park, celebrate their inner pirate or princess, and meet Mickey Mouse...

Aug 27, 2013, 20:12 ET
Delaware North Parks & Resorts.  (PRNewsFoto/Delaware North Parks & Resorts)

Yosemite National Park Remains Open

 The vast majority of hiking trails and services in Yosemite National Park are not affected by the Rim Fire, which is located approximately 20...

Jul 17, 2013, 11:15 ET

Universal Parks & Resorts And The Coca-Cola Company Enter Into New Ten-Year Marketing Partnership In The U.S.

Universal Parks & Resorts and The Coca-Cola Company today announced a new, ten-year marketing partnership in the U.S., extending an ongoing...

Jul 09, 2013, 11:36 ET

Did You Give Glastonbury a Miss? Park Resorts Offers its Guide to Alternative Festivals this Summer

Why not enjoy some of the UK's alternative festivals this summer with Park Resorts? The UK's leading holiday park operator, with 39 coastal parks...

Jun 05, 2013, 14:11 ET
Chef Robert Anderson shows the new Mediterranean veggie wrap served at The Ahwahnee at Yosemite.  (PRNewsFoto/Delaware North Parks & Resorts)

Delaware North Parks & Resorts Joins New National Park Service Concessions Program

 Delaware North Parks & Resorts announces its partnership with National Park Service (NPS) in implementing the new Healthy and...

May 14, 2013, 12:56 ET
The Montana Cabin style offers the option of interconnecting cabins for families and groups traveling together.  (PRNewsFoto/Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts)

New Lodging Trend, 'Cabineering,' Debuts in West Yellowstone

"Cabineering," a new trend offered in West Yellowstone, provides the comforts of home and the perks of a hotel for adventurous travelers in remote...

Apr 18, 2013, 16:50 ET

Great Reasons to Visit Shenandoah National Park This Spring

Guests can enjoy natural beauty, new dining menus and getaway packages National Park Week is April 22-26 at all national park locations...

Apr 10, 2013, 09:59 ET
This artist rendering shows how riders will experience GateKeeper's Giant Flat Spin, a hair-raising 360-degree flip that will provide two different ride experiences for guests on each side of the train. The Giant Flat Spin is one of many unique elements the GateKeeper has in store for riders when it debuts in 2013. (PRNewsFoto/Cedar Point)

Cedar Point Announces GateKeeper Auction For Charity

Cedar Point amusement park/resort is known for generating screams among thrill seekers, but it also generates tens of thousands of dollars for...

Feb 19, 2013, 09:15 ET
Seabourn Pride will be one of the three ships to join the Windstar fleet.  (PRNewsFoto/Xanterra Parks & Resorts)

Xanterra Parks & Resorts® Expands Its Leisure And Travel Portfolio With Acquisitions Of Adventure Travel Company, Additional Cruise Ships And A Hotel

 Xanterra Parks & Resorts®, the largest concessioner to the national parks, has completed a series of acquisitions that greatly...