Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 18, 2006
Gold Buckle Network™ (http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com), The New Way To Access The West™, announced today its affiliate partnership with Hotels.com. Now visitors to http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com will enjoy access to great deals from Hotels.com, the leading provider of worldwide lodging accommodations from traditional hotels to vacation rentals at more than 20,000 properties worldwide.
"People all over the world love the Western lifestyle, and now they can find the best destinations through Hotels.com directly on the GBN Web site" said Gold Buckle Network President Christopher F. Hill. "We look forward to expanding this area of the network and helping to bring the great American West to communities all across the globe."
All fans of the West can watch rodeo, movies, and TV shows, listen to country music, and shop for unique Western products at http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com. GBN currently offers free access to its large library of all-digital Western video and audio entertainment, including rodeos, classic Western movies, country music concerts, classic Western television shows, kids' shows, travel shows, cooking shows and much more.
GBN extends the reach of entertainment by delivering video and audio content and unique Western-related products to global viewers over the Internet. Visitors can watch GBN any time, anywhere from any computer with broadband Internet access. GBN is currently available to subscribers at no cost. Fans of the West can watch and listen today by registering at http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com.
"The number of outstanding Western destinations across the world is virtually limitless, and Hotels.com looks forward to working with GBN to make their loyal Western enthusiasts aware of these wonderful travel opportunities," notes Hotels.com Affiliate Marketing Representative Dave Anderson. "Like Hotels.com, Gold Buckle Network is about community, and we are excited to be members of this Western neighborhood."
Hotels.com offers a one-stop shopping source for hotel pricing, amenities and availability. They also specialize in providing travelers with accommodations during sold-out periods. In addition, Hotels.com gives consumers all the expert tools they need to plan, shop, and book lodging on or offline. Superior online features include enhanced search tools, industry's first side-by-side property comparisons, one of the industry’s leading property descriptions, virtual tours, and guest ratings. Hotels.com is an operating company of Expedia, Inc.
Like Hotels.com, the GBN experience is fast and simple. GBN viewing requires no special hardware or software, and nothing is downloaded to the viewer's PC. The Web-based GBN video player supports full-screen viewing, enabling viewers to maximize a crisp image beyond the size of typical streaming videos. Viewers can even watch GBN on most late-model television displays using simple, inexpensive components. GBN is the premier place to watch, listen and shop for all things Western. The new Hotels.com affiliation enables GBN subscribers with access to great Western travel destinations at affordable prices.
Hotels.com® is a leading provider of lodging worldwide, offering reservation services through its own websites (including http://www.hotels.com and others), its interactive affiliate network (http://www.IAN.com), and its toll-free call centers (1-800-2-HOTELS). Hotels.com gives travelers one of the widest selections of lodging accommodations from traditional hotels to vacation rentals at more than 25,000 properties worldwide. The company offers a one-stop shopping source for hotel pricing, amenities and availability and also specializes in providing travelers with accommodations during sold-out periods. Hotels.com is an operating company of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE). CST: 2059975-40. Hotels.com headquarters are located at 10440 North Central Expressway, Suite 400, Dallas, Texas 75231.
About Gold Buckle Network (GBN)
GBN is an online TV network, music source, and department store for everything Western. At http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com visitors watch rodeos and other Western sports, classic full-length Western movies, documentaries, lifestyle programs, kids' shows and more. In addition, GBN Radio streams digital country music and the GBN General Store offers a great selection of unique Western-influenced products. GBN is The New Way To Access The West — an entertaining and informative online community for millions of Western enthusiasts all over the world. Businesses rely on GBN for one-to-one access to this significant consumer market. For more information about GBN, please visit http://www.goldbucklenetwork.com.
The Gold Buckle Network name, acronym, logo, and The New Way To Access The West are trademarks of Gold Buckle Network, Inc. All rights reserved.
Liz Lawless, Gold Buckle Network
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