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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

Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month

Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month

As the hospitality industry ramps up hiring for peak tourism season in Washington, Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed May ... Read More

What attracts younger Muslim travelers?

What attracts younger Muslim travelers?

Gulf hospitality operators looking to increase their share of the growing halal tourism market should diversify and digitize their ... Read More

Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions

Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions

Just four years after hosting the annual meeting of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)—association professionals and industry ... Read More

TSA: New airport security scanner poses “privacy risks” to passengers

TSA: New airport security scanner poses “privacy risks” to passengers

US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is demanding modifications of a new airport security system because it poses “privacy risks” ... Read More

Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019

Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019

For the first three months of 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported flat average daily rate (ADR) and lower occupancy, ... Read More

State of the Air: Hawaii boasts some of the best air quality in the nation

State of the Air: Hawaii boasts some of the best air quality in the nation

The American Lung Association’s 2019 “State of the Air” report found that Hawaii has some of the cleanest air ... Read More

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

Salt Lake City in the state of Utah in the US is booming, with projects like the $3.6 billion ... Read More

India’s tea gardens beckon tourists

India’s tea gardens beckon tourists

India, one of the top tea producers in the world, is experimenting with tea tourism in view of the ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

New York Wines: Disaster in the Beginning Historians have documented the fact that grapes were first introduced to New ... 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

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

New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world

New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world

Celebrations were held yesterday to mark the start of important new service at Heathrow airport. This weekend, the airport ... Read More

Paine Field Airport: United Airlines and Alaska Airlines commercial flights

Paine Field Airport: United Airlines and Alaska Airlines commercial flights

Paine Field's Passenger Terminal added to its commercial flight offerings today as United Airlines' first passenger flight arrived from Denver and ... Read More

U.S. Travel Targets ad campaigns at top policymakers

U.S. Travel Targets ad campaigns at top policymakers

The U.S. Travel Association continues to put a huge premium on creative engagement with political leaders to ensure key ... Read More

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

Tourism industry professionals from across Ontario will gather at Lang Pioneer Village in Keene this April for the second ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019

Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019

In February 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported decreases in both average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy, which resulted in ... Read More

26 killed, dozens injured in China tour bus disaster

26 killed, dozens injured in China tour bus disaster

According to Hunan provincial officials and local police, 26 people were killed and 28 injured after a tour bus ... Read More

Viking Cruises expands European river fleet

Viking Cruises expands European river fleet

Viking Cruises today welcomed the latest additions to its river fleet, with the naming of seven new river ships ... Read More

Botswana tourism now accounts for one in seven dollars in the economy

Botswana tourism now accounts for one in seven dollars in the economy

Botswana’s Travel & Tourism economy grew 3.4% to exceed $2.5 billion in 2018, and now contributes nearly one in ... Read More

Botswana tourism now accounts for one in seven of all dollars in the economy

Botswana tourism now accounts for one in seven of all dollars in the economy

Botswana’s Travel & Tourism economy grew 3.4% to exceed $2.5 billion in 2018, and now contributes nearly one in ... Read More

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

Macon County Emergency Management agency reported that crews are searching for a plane that took off from Knoxville, Tennessee, ... Read More

Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

The Williamsburg Tourism Council (WTC) is pleased to announce that Vicki Cimino has been selected as their new Executive ... Read More

Iran Tourism: What about hitchhiking as a woman?

Iran Tourism: What about hitchhiking as a woman?

There is no war in Iran, the country is generally safe, and the living standards are comparable to those ... Read More

Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport

Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport

Alaska Airlines today launched nonstop service to Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport (PAE) in Everett, Washington from Mineta San Jose ... Read More

Bartlett named PATWA’s Tourism Minister of the Year for Sustainable Tourism

Bartlett named PATWA’s Tourism Minister of the Year for Sustainable Tourism

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett was today awarded the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association’s (PATWA) Tourism Minister of ... Read More

Mongolian Tourism launches new interactive web platform at ITB Berlin

Mongolian Tourism launches new interactive web platform at ITB Berlin

Mongolia.travel, an interactive planning tool for travelers, was introduced for the first time at ITB Berlin, the largest tourism ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to address delegates at ITB Berlin

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to address delegates at ITB Berlin

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett departs the island today to participate in the International Tourism Bourse (ITB), in ... 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

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Seattle and King Country saw record visitor volume, expenditures, tax contributions and travel-related employment for Seattle and King County ... Read More