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Ritz

elegant and luxurious hotel opened in Paris in 1898 by César Ritz; hence, ‘ritzy, putting on the ritz.’ [Fr. Hist.: Wentworth, 429]
See: Luxury
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Additionally, five more hotels are scheduled to open in the last quarter of the year, including two new properties in China - The Ritz Carlton Chengdu, and The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin.
Reveche and the Ritz sisters, coming off successful high school campaigns, also could advance deep in their draws.
23 lakh in the Ritz Diesel with top of the line features such as Alloy Wheels, Dual Front Air Bags and steering audio controls.
How much did the Ritz Hotel management know about the condition of driver Henri Paul?
The company s unveiling of the Ritz s automatic version is likely to take place in the coming few weeks during the launch of the revamped variant of the Ritz hatchback.
Downtown they won the RFP and are creating a new condo concept called The Residences for the top of the new Battery Park Ritz-Carlton Hotel site, which will soon break ground, and at The Ritz Carlton in Washington, DC.
The short ride to the tunnel from the Ritz Hotel had been a stunning one, with a view of the city's other floodlit treasures: the obelisk at the Place de la Concorde, the Arc de Triomphe off to the right, the gold-domed Hotel des Invalides across the river to the left.
Emerging from the back entrance of the Ritz Hotel, Henri Paul, the driver who took Diana, Princess of Wales, to her death, quickly found himself on the Cours de la Reine, a stretch of four-lane highway that runs beside the River Seine.
The Ritz at Laguna Niguel, where room rates average $225 a night, is considered one of the most successful operations in the chain of 32 Ritz-Carltons, including those in Pasadena, Marina del Rey, Palm Springs and San Francisco.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre will engage the future generation in the importance of environmental conservation with the Ritz Kids activity, " Stories by Candlelight.
the pioneer in diffusion filters that allow professional and consumer photographers and videographers to quickly color balance at capture, today announced that its ExpoDisc Digital White Balance Filters are now available for purchase in more than 300 Ritz Camera and Image stores nationwide, as well as through the Ritz Camera Family of Wolf Camera, Kits Camera, Camera Shop, Inkley's Camera and the Ritz Interactive e-Commerce sites.