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Alan Maltz announced as 2019 Florida Tourism Hall of Fame inductee

Alan Maltz announced as 2019 Florida Tourism Hall of Fame inductee

On Tuesday, November 19, VISIT FLORIDA inducted renowned fine art photographer Alan Maltz into the 2019 Florida Tourism Hall ... Read More

St. Kitts hosts Florida Caribbean Cruise Association’s Operations Team

St. Kitts hosts Florida Caribbean Cruise Association’s Operations Team

Off the heels two consecutive record-setting cruise seasons, Minister of Tourism the Hon. Lindsay F.P. Grant in conjunction with ... Read More

Florida casino tourist drugged and robbed

Florida casino tourist drugged and robbed

A tourist playing poker at the Hard Rock Casino in Broward, Florida, was drugged by 2 women, taken back ... Read More

New General Manager named for Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville

New General Manager named for Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville

Benchmark has appointed Bill Lee general manager of the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville. The property, located ... Read More

Scientific Games Will Continue Successful Scratch-Offs Partnership With Florida Lottery

Scientific Games Will Continue Successful Scratch-Offs Partnership With Florida Lottery

Scientific Games Corporation announced the Florida Lottery has selected Scientific Games as its primary instant games provider through 2027, continuing ... Read More

Florida Keys escapes Hurricane Dorian: Tourists welcome

Florida Keys escapes Hurricane Dorian: Tourists welcome

Threats to the Florida Keys from Hurricane Dorian have significantly diminished, said Chip Kasper, the meteorologist-in-charge for the Florida ... Read More

Dorian on track for Grand Bahama, Abacos: Slightly weakening  for Florida

Dorian on track for Grand Bahama, Abacos: Slightly weakening for Florida

While most of the Caribbean is out of danger, the Bahamas and the U.S. State of Florida are on ... Read More

Florida Keys officials tell tourists to leave ahead of Dorian

Florida Keys officials tell tourists to leave ahead of Dorian

Florida Keys officials are encouraging travelers with immediate or near-term plans to visit the Keys to postpone their plans ... Read More

What do Star Wars, Rolling Stones and Hurricane Dorian have in common? Florida!

What do Star Wars, Rolling Stones and Hurricane Dorian have in common? Florida!

It’s a big weekend in Florida this Labor Day. Disney’s highly anticipated newest attraction, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, opened ... Read More

Florida in bullseye: Dorian poised to hit US as Category 4 hurricane

Florida in bullseye: Dorian poised to hit US as Category 4 hurricane

As Dorian spun into the warm, open waters of the Atlantic Thursday, concern grew about the storm's projected path ... Read More

Luxury adults-only all-inclusive resort in Florida Keys reopens soon

Luxury adults-only all-inclusive resort in Florida Keys reopens soon

The luxury, adults-only Bungalows Key Largo will officially reopen its teal-hued doors on Dec. 19, 2019, as the only all-inclusive resort in The ... Read More

Florida’s Historic Coast: Easy Season experience

Florida’s Historic Coast: Easy Season experience

August and September is the perfect time of year for taking life easy and relaxing along Florida's Historic Coast.  This is Easy ... Read More

Benchmark names new Director of Finance, Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville

Benchmark names new Director of Finance, Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville

Benchmark has appointed Diana Youngblood director of finance for the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center, a Benchmark Resorts ... Read More

Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida

Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida

A Miami Air International Boeing 737 jet flying US military members from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Jacksonville with 136 ... Read More

Mr. C Coconut Grove: South Florida’s newest boutique hotel officially opens

Mr. C Coconut Grove: South Florida’s newest boutique hotel officially opens

Mr. C Coconut Grove, the first Mr. C hotel to debut in Florida, has officially opened its doors to ... Read More

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

In an effort to promote the Sunshine State as a top destination for special needs travel, VISIT FLORIDA launched ... Read More

United Airlines announces new Florida service

United Airlines announces new Florida service

United Airlines today announced more flights and more opportunities for customers to connect between Washington, D.C., and Florida. Beginning ... Read More

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

In an effort to promote the Sunshine State as a top destination for special needs travel, VISIT FLORIDA launched ... Read More

Xtra Aerospace in Florida also responsible for Boeing 737 Max crash?

Xtra Aerospace in Florida also responsible for Boeing 737 Max crash?

Our purpose is to ensure each flight is safe and cost-effective every day. This is the message on the ... Read More

Taiwanese spy targets Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort in Florida with malicious software

Taiwanese spy targets Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort in Florida with malicious software

Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida is a luxury property and travel club owned by U.S. President Trump. The resort was ... Read More

Hilton University of Florida Conference Center at Gainesville joins Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio

Hilton University of Florida Conference Center at Gainesville joins Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio

Benchmark has added the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center at Gainesville to the company’s Benchmark Resorts & Hotels ... Read More

Daytona Beach named most affordable spring break destination in Florida

Daytona Beach named most affordable spring break destination in Florida

According to a new survey, Daytona Beach is the most affordable destination in Florida for spring break. The recent ... Read More

Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign

Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign

The Committee for Israel, a national pro-Israel organization, launched an ad campaign today condemning Airbnb for its recent anti-Semitic ... Read More

Florida Space Coast Office of Tourism announces new Executive Director

Florida Space Coast Office of Tourism announces new Executive Director

After an extensive search process, Brevard County has selected veteran Florida marketing executive Peter Cranis as its new head ... Read More

Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral

Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral

Key West city officials have approved a ban on sunscreen products containing two chemicals that studies have found to ... Read More

New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys

New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys

All-inclusive, adults-only luxury resort, Bungalows Key Largo, opened on the Northernmost island of the Florida Keys. Opening as the ... Read More

Wine tourism in Florida finally receiving long overdue attention

Wine tourism in Florida finally receiving long overdue attention

Attention to wine tourism is being manifested through an increasing number of wine tourism events around the world, wine ... Read More

Lights, camera, sit! A photo session with your BFF at this Florida inn

Lights, camera, sit! A photo session with your BFF at this Florida inn

Pup portraits at The Alfond Inn at Rollins in Florida captures travel memories. Read More

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

The organization that is promoting a more peaceful world through international citizen homestays, announces the formation of a new ... Read More

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development announced today the opening for the new Fenway Hotel (453 Edgewater Drive). A member ... Read More

Wine your way to Florida

Wine your way to Florida

Yes, I know, wine tourism does not usually highlight the wines of Florida, and most visitors to this state ... Read More

United Airlines announces only nonstop New York – Florida flights

United Airlines announces only nonstop New York – Florida flights

"With more than 40 new domestic routes added this year, we remain committed to expanding our network to offer ... Read More

Florida Governor on Hurricane Michael: It’s too late to leave now

Florida Governor on Hurricane Michael: It’s too late to leave now

Florida Governor Rick Scott said that if residents haven't already left, it's time to hunker down. Tallahasee Mayor Andrew ... Read More

Hurricane Michael picking up power as it heads for Florida Panhandle

Hurricane Michael picking up power as it heads for Florida Panhandle

Michael is forecast by AccuWeather meteorologists to make landfall over the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday. Michael became a Category ... Read More

Record-setting 40-foot waterfall drop now open in Florida

Record-setting 40-foot waterfall drop now open in Florida

Set against a rain forest backdrop, a new attraction in Florida is the centerpiece of a newly-themed area designed ... Read More

Florida Tourism Alert: Hurricane Michael on the way

Florida Tourism Alert: Hurricane Michael on the way

Tourists in Florida may be in for another Hurricane at this time. Hurricane Michael will continue to intensify and ... Read More