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FAA declares South Florida a No Drone Zone during Super Bowl LIV

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2020

Hard Rock Stadium near Miami is a “No Drone Zone” for Super Bowl LIV on Feb. 2, 2020. Drones also ... Read More

Alan Maltz announced as 2019 Florida Tourism Hall of Fame inductee

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 21, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 8, 2019

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

Florida casino tourist drugged and robbed

editor editor- October 16, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 15, 2019

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

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

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- October 3, 2019

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

Florida Keys escapes Hurricane Dorian: Tourists welcome

editor editor- August 31, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 31, 2019

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

Florida Keys officials tell tourists to leave ahead of Dorian

editor editor- August 30, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 30, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 29, 2019

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

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

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- August 14, 2019

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 Florida ... Read More

Florida’s Historic Coast: Easy Season experience

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- August 8, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 12, 2019

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

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

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

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

United Airlines announces new Florida service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

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

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

editor editor- April 5, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

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

Daytona Beach named most affordable spring break destination in Florida

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

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

Airbnb slammed for anti-Semitism in Florida ad campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

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

Florida Space Coast Office of Tourism announces new Executive Director

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

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

Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

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

Wine tourism in Florida finally receiving long overdue attention

editor editor- January 11, 2019

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

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

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

Fenway Hotel debuts in Dunedin Florida

editor editor- December 4, 2018

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

Wine your way to Florida

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- November 10, 2018

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

United Airlines announces only nonstop New York – Florida flights

editor editor- October 15, 2018

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

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

editor editor- October 10, 2018

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

Hurricane Michael picking up power as it heads for Florida Panhandle

editor editor- October 9, 2018

Michael is forecast by AccuWeather meteorologists to make landfall over the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday. Michael became a Category 2 ... Read More

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

editor editor- October 8, 2018

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