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America the Beautiful website integrates Priceline into travel booking engine

WASHINGTON, DC - The America Companies, LLC dba AmericaTheBeautiful.com, today announced that it has selected and integrated the Priceline Partner Network travel booking engine into its United States

UNWTO research shows progress on visa policies

New UNWTO research on visa facilitation shows that Asia and the Pacific and the Americas are the most “open” regions in terms of tourist visa requirements.

Love is… Dunton Hot Springs – on cloud nine with Little...

To celebrate a romantic wedding in a ghost town eventually sounds like a fairy tale, but is possible at Dunton Hot Springs.

First day of 2013 sets snow record in America

STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - The first day of 2013 marked the widest coverage of snow the US has seen on January 1 in the past 10 years.

Guam supports President Obama’s Executive Order to improve travel and tourism

TUMON, Guam - In a first for the US, President Barack Obama today announced a national strategy on travel and tourism to boost travel in the United States.

US drone crashes in Seychelles

Early this morning at approximately 1013 hours, a US remote-piloted MQ-9 aircraft took off from Seychelles International Airport on a routine patrol.

Hong Kong welcomed 34 million visitors in 2011 so far

Figures released by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) earlier this week show that visitor arrivals to Hong Kong rose by 16.4 percent year-on-year to 3,794,076 in October 2011, and by 16.2 percent to

Tourists heading to US warned about brutal heatwave

Tourists heading to the US on holiday are being warned about a brutal heatwave that is sweeping across the country and has already claimed the lives of 22 people.

Tanzania’s national airline sued in America and South Africa

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (eTN) - Tanzania's dying national airline, Air Tanzania Company Limited, is facing legal suits in the United States and South Africa after failing to to settle its debt amounti

Rats and bedbugs love New York

Rats: New York, New York

Top 10 quirkiest New Year events in America

NEWTON, Mass. - America's top ten quirky New Year's Eve celebrations have been announced today.

Top 10 brewery tours in America

Lager-lovers with a thirst for knowledge and an appetite for ale will be in their element at these entertaining establishments, which offer travelers the opportunity to sample tasty brews, while soaki

10 landscapes that take ocean views to a new level

People often talk about how moving the shore is—a place that relaxes, awakens, and recharges.

Airport news: Best and worst airports in US

Frequent traveler and novelist Ryan O’Reilly has a love-hate relationship with Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.

American ambassador to Tanzania advocates travel philanthropic initiatives

TANZANIA, Africa (eTN) - Accompanied by his wife and other US embassy officials, the American Ambassador to Tanzania, Alfonso Lenhardt, last week made a special visit to Tanzania’s famous tourist pa

Best uncrowded and unpretentious little beach towns in America

In the free and easy days of summer, the quest for a great American beach town like Boca Grande, Fla., is a national passion.

Summer travel – beware of US scariest highways

Mark Sedenquist and Megan Edwards' California home was destroyed by a forest fire in 1993. Instead of rebuilding, the couple bought an RV and took to the open road, traveling across the U.S.

Largest ever US-hosted buyer program for IMEX America

IMEX America – America’s new worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events - will deliver the largest ever hosted buyer program at a US tradeshow.

Travel industry will add 90,000 jobs in America in 2010

The US Travel Association announced today that projected modest 2010 increases in leisure, business, and international inbound travel will enable the industry to add nearly 90,000 American jobs.

America’s wackiest attractions

If you had to name the top 10 wackiest tourist attractions in the United States, what would they be?

Reed Travel Exhibitions announces Americas meetings trade show for 2011 Incentive...

Reed Travel Exhibitions announced today, October 1, 2009, its commitment to the American meetings and incentive market by confirming that the inaugural Americas Incentive Business Travel and Meetings

New visa process for Australian and New Zealand passport holders to...

With the holiday season upon us, Cheapflights.com.au, the Australian site of the international travel online price comparison company, suggests that before visiting the USA it pays to check that you k

Wings Over Kauai tops America’s list of favorite tours

According to TripAdvisor's Popularity Index, tours are picking up mileage this year, as searches for walking tours on the site between January and May of 2009 are up seven percent compared to the same

Getting America to ride the high-speed rails

The romance of riding the rails may be returning to America thanks to new federal funding and a public hungry for ways to save time, money, the environment, and add a measure of convenience in their h

America’s top 10 tourist attractions

1. Times Square, New York City: 37.6 million

Economic slump derails America’s tourism boom

BERLIN (eTN) - The global economic recession arrived on the US tourism scene in September 2008 like an abrupt cold-weather front.

Egyptian Minister of Tourism announces dramatic increase of tourists from American...

NEW YORK, NY - American tourism to Egypt showed a dramatic increase of arrivals in 2008 over the previous year according to an announcement made by the Hon.

Maui Community College to host renowned Smithsonian exhibition

KAHULUI, Maui, HI — Key Ingredients: America by Food, a renowned Smithsonian traveling art exhibition, will be on display at the University of Hawaii - Maui Community College (UH-Maui CC) campus fro

National Trust for Historic Preservation names 2009 list of America’s Dozen...

WASHINGTON, DC - The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced today the selection of its 2009 Dozen Distinctive Destinations.