Hotels that achieve the prestigious Gold Award represent the top 10% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
Supports Green Practices
"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
After spending a respectable amount of time nurturing his talent on the underground rap scene, Common finally broke into the mainstream with the release of his critically lauded 2000 album Like Water for Chocolate. His unique approach to rhyming is unmatched by most of the other folks in music that like to refer to themselves as "rappers" and with a non-confrontational demenor, Common has made a name for himself as one of the more respeceted hip-hop vocalists of his generation.