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Brussels Airlines announces flights to Washington as 2nd US destination

(eTN) - A regular source from Brussels Airlines (SN) has today confirmed what the grapevine has been talking about for a while, that after the launch of daily flights to New York in June last year, Wa

Puccini anyone?

Forty years ago (8 Sep 1971) the John F. Kennedy Centre for the Performing Arts was officially opened in Washington, D.C.

Cherry blossoms getting ready to bloom in Washington DC

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is fast approaching, and Washington DC is ready for the three festival weekends from March 27 through April 11.

Africa Travel Association gears up for US-Africa meeting in DC

The world’s foremost body to exclusively promote travel to Africa, the Africa Travel Association, is set to hold their regular US–Africa Seminar, taking place later this week on March 5 at the Was

OpenSkies launches new route linking DC to Paris

OpenSkies, the unique all-business class airline, announced today it will introduce a new service between Washington Dulles International Airport and Paris Orly Airport beginning May 3.

DC recruits Dr. Ruth to rescue tourism

WASHINGTON — Tourism officials are enlisting psychosexual therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer to show off the playful side of the nation's capital and boost the local hospitality business.

DC secures XIX International AIDS Conference for July 2012

On World AIDS Day, local meetings and hospitality industry officials announced that they had secured the XIX International AIDS Conference for Washington, DC.

Obama’s DC luau thrills isle tourism executives

The White House luau was actually not a concept cooked up by the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau, though it and the rest of the state likely will benefit from the hula hoopla it generated.

Boeing appoints new Washington, DC corporate office leaders

Boeing has announced three new executives for key roles within its Washington, DC, government operations office.

US Airways requests authority for first ever non-stop flight From Washington,...

GREEN, OH - Akron-Canton Airport (CAK) has a once in a lifetime opportunity to gain non-stop service to Washington, DC's Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), whose capacity is restricted by the US go

10 tips for Washington, D.C., tourists

The ins and outs, quirks and curiosities of a city can take years to learn. If that doesn't quite fit into your time frame, you're in luck.

Travelport CEO Jeff Clarke to deliver keynote address at the Society...

NEW YORK, NY (September 3, 2008) - Jeff Clarke, president and CEO of Travelport, one of the world's largest travel conglomerates, and chairman of Orbitz Worldwide, will deliver the keynote address at

US rolls out welcome mat for first Chinese leisure travelers

Marking a first in the history of China and US relations, the arrival of the first batch of Chinese leisure travelers to the United States was celebrated via a welcome dinner in Washington, DC last we

More Middle East flights for Delta

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Delta Air Lines is to launch new nonstop services from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Kuwait beginning November 7, 2008.