Tag: NYC

Etihad Airways New York City Soccer Initiative celebrates 30 city-wide mini-pitches
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Etihad Airways New York City Soccer Initiative celebrates 30 city-wide mini-pitches

editor editor- October 12, 2019

Yesterday, Vincent Frascogna, Etihad Airways Vice President of the Americas, joined the First Lady of New York City, Chirlane McCray, ... Read More

State of Beer @ the American Museum of Natural History
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State of Beer @ the American Museum of Natural History

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- June 8, 2019

Many museums have upped their game over the last few years, adding gourmet restaurants and boutique shopping (i.e., MOMA, Metropolitan ... Read More

Pride Month: Megabus will hit the road
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Pride Month: Megabus will hit the road

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Megabus today unveils its all new Pride Bus as the brand participates 2019 Pride. The rainbow-wrapped bus will hit the ... Read More

Treehouse Hotels: New brand from Starwood Capital Group
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Treehouse Hotels: New brand from Starwood Capital Group

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Hotel visionary Barry Sternlicht, and Chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group, founder of W Hotels, has once again worked ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City
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IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association will share selections of main stage content via Facebook Live throughout its 36th Annual Global ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: New York City MetroCard might just be your ‘golden ticket’ to Hawaii
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Hawaii Tourism: New York City MetroCard might just be your ‘golden ticket’ to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

The Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau (HVCB) launched an initiative today that will bring one lucky New Yorker (and a ... Read More

The IGLTA Foundation brings Voyage to New York City
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The IGLTA Foundation brings Voyage to New York City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

The IGLTA Foundation is putting finishing touches on Voyage, its signature fundraising event, unfolding at the Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board
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IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation announced today that Dougal Mckenzie, Head of Industry, Travel, at Google, and Maria Cuba, ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism
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IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation (IGLTAF) inaugural Leadership Think Tank will unite top executives from LGBTQ+ welcoming destinations around ... Read More

PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out
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PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out

editor editor- March 11, 2019

Exhibit space for the second edition of PROUD Experiences has sold out more than 3 months ahead of the show, ... Read More

Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin
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Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

ITB’s LGBT+ segment features the world’s largest exhibition of tourism products for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and diverse identities of ... Read More

GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC
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GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

The Hotel Association of New York City announced the addition of two new directors today, welcoming hospitality veterans Sam Ibrahim ... Read More

Anguilla’s beloved Moonsplash Music Festival returns this March
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Anguilla’s beloved Moonsplash Music Festival returns this March

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Anguilla’s iconic Moonsplash Music Festival will once again take place under a full moon at the legendary Dune Preserve on ... Read More

From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month
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From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain! In honor of what would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, Morrison Hotel Gallery is announcing ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
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Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

Valentine’s Day 2019: Most romantic restaurants in America revealed
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Valentine’s Day 2019: Most romantic restaurants in America revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the most romantic restaurants in the U.S. for 2019 were announced today. Travel experts ... Read More

NYC Winter Show: A treasure trove for hotel interior designers
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NYC Winter Show: A treasure trove for hotel interior designers

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 31, 2019

If you love beautiful things like jewelry, sculpture, lamps, art and antiques, there is no better place to get your ... Read More

International LGBTQ+ Travel Association to honor Miami tourism pioneer
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International LGBTQ+ Travel Association to honor Miami tourism pioneer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA) will present the Hanns Ebensten Hall of Fame Award to George Neary, a longtime ... Read More

2019: The year of PROUD Experiences
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2019: The year of PROUD Experiences

editor editor- January 21, 2019

The debut of PROUD Experiences held in 2018 in London created the first b2b travel and lifestyle event for premium ... Read More

Hotel Association of NYC offers free rooms to furloughed federal workers
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Hotel Association of NYC offers free rooms to furloughed federal workers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 19, 2019

In a show of goodwill to thousands of workers affected by the government shutdown, the Hotel Association of New York ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW
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Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory ... Read More

NY court protects Airbnb and Homeaway from customer data violation
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NY court protects Airbnb and Homeaway from customer data violation

editor editor- January 4, 2019

A home-sharing platform has at least two very good reasons to keep host and guest information private, whether as to ... Read More

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio
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New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

editor editor- December 31, 2018

It is not a surprise that politics has morphed into an entertainment vehicle. The people who populate the White House ... Read More

Asia thumps New York fashion
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Asia thumps New York fashion

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 22, 2018

According to the Business of Fashion Report (McKinsey & Company 2017), “The West will no longer be the global stronghold ... Read More

Luxury hotels: The best and the worst
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Luxury hotels: The best and the worst

editor editor- December 20, 2018

Twelve experienced and discerning researchers brought this year’s inside track on global luxury hotel openings. Read More

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc
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The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 7, 2018

Oneworld, an airline alliance, started February 1, 1999 and currently has 14 members, thanks to the new addition of Royal ... Read More

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Brand USA hosts first-ever China MegaFam

editor editor- November 5, 2016

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with United Airlines, hosted its first-ever China familiarization ... Read More

Skal International to convene in New York City for first time since 1955
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Skal International to convene in New York City for first time since 1955

editor editor- January 17, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, NY - NYC & Company, New York City’s official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, is pleased to ... Read More

Russia tourist arrivals to Guam grow a staggering 615 percent
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Russia tourist arrivals to Guam grow a staggering 615 percent

editor editor- December 24, 2012

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has appointed ConnectWorldWide (CWW) as its public relations and marketing representation in ... Read More

New York City aims to generate USD70 billion in tourism by 2015
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New York City aims to generate USD70 billion in tourism by 2015

editor editor- April 25, 2012

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and NYC & Company today announced that New York City has set a new goal to ... Read More

Does it qualify as a party?
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Does it qualify as a party?

editor editor- September 10, 2009

August appeared to be a month for parties in New York City. Read More

Tax on travel agents for NYC hotel sales begins Sept. 1
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Tax on travel agents for NYC hotel sales begins Sept. 1

editor editor- August 26, 2009

Despite continuing efforts by ASTA, ASTA members, and its allies to have it rescinded, it now appears that the recently-enacted ... Read More