Tag: South Carolina

Cambria Hotels opens new hotel in Charleston
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Cambria Hotels opens new hotel in Charleston

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

The expansion of the Cambria Hotels is continued in South Carolina with opening of the Cambria Hotel Charleston Riverview. Representatives ... Read More

Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack
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Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

"Aloha from the Maui Visitors Bureau. The office is now closed in observance of the holiday." This is the recording ... Read More

Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert appointed to Board of Directors of Carlson Inc.
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Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert appointed to Board of Directors of Carlson Inc.

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Carlson Inc., an international travel management company and private investment firm, announces the appointments of Pamela Arway and Kurt Ekert ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later
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Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX will ... Read More

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation
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48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

48 million Americans say they would skip a credit card payment before they’d skip a vacation, according a new survey ... Read More

American Airlines adds flights to the South
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American Airlines adds flights to the South

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Winter begins in just 226 days, but don’t worry — American Airlines has you covered with more ways than ever ... Read More

ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry
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ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry

editor editor- May 1, 2019

To help lodging companies facing different laws about human trafficking in different states, ECPAT-USA, with the financial support of the ... Read More

Cambria Hotels opens second property in Charleston, SC
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Cambria Hotels opens second property in Charleston, SC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc., the Cambria Hotels brand continues its South Carolina expansion with the opening of Charleston's ... Read More

U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions
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U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the recipients of the sixth annual Distinguished Travel Champion Award: Sen. Catherine Cortez ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England
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Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

In 2020 Holland America Line's Amsterdam, Zaandam and Zuiderdam will transport guests to the stunning coastlines and historic cities of ... Read More

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina
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Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

editor editor- March 15, 2019

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

Benchmark announces new Chief Sales Officer
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Benchmark announces new Chief Sales Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Benchmark has named Eric Gavin chief sales officer. This represents a promotion for Mr. Gavin, who previously held the position ... Read More

Boeing appoints former US ambassador as director
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Boeing appoints former US ambassador as director

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The Boeing Company board of directors has nominated Nikki Randhawa Haley to be elected as a director at the company's annual meeting ... Read More

Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco
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Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER jet again demonstrated its performance prowess in a city-pair record connecting Singapore and San Francisco — a ... 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

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid
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American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

American Airlines is opening up new options for summer travel with additional flights to more cities across the U.S. as ... Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More

US travelers brace for major storm due to slam the south-central states
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US travelers brace for major storm due to slam the south-central states

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Heavy snow, ice, rain and thunderstorms will hit travel hard across the south-central United States from Friday to Saturday. Read More

World’s first comprehensive exhibition on UFOs, alien abductions and encounters
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World’s first comprehensive exhibition on UFOs, alien abductions and encounters

editor editor- January 17, 2013

The world's first exhibition exploring the history of UFOs will debut at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, S.C. ... Read More

More cruise ships could hurt the charm that draws tourists to Charleston, SC
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More cruise ships could hurt the charm that draws tourists to Charleston, SC

editor editor- January 27, 2010

CHARLESTON, S.C. - As South Carolina's cruise industry expands, some worry more ships and people could hurt the charm that ... Read More

Boeing chooses South Carolina for 2nd Dreamliner final assembly site
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Boeing chooses South Carolina for 2nd Dreamliner final assembly site

editor editor- October 29, 2009

Boeing announced today that it has chosen its North Charleston, South Carolina, facility as the location for a second final ... Read More

Lear jet crash raises significant aviation safety and legal concerns
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Lear jet crash raises significant aviation safety and legal concerns

editor editor- September 25, 2008

LOS ANGELES, CA (September 24, 2008) - The September 19, 2008 crash of a chartered Lear 60 business jet during ... Read More

Distancing itself from gay travel campaign will cost South Carolina tourism dollars
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Distancing itself from gay travel campaign will cost South Carolina tourism dollars

editor editor- July 18, 2008

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The flap over an ad promoting South Carolina as "So Gay" will cost the state tourism dollars, ... Read More

Gay tourism ad causes uproar in S. Carolina
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Gay tourism ad causes uproar in S. Carolina

editor editor- July 15, 2008

A state employee has resigned and officials have disavowed an international advertising campaign that led to calls for an investigation ... Read More

Southern ‘stroke belt’ killing tourists, too
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Southern ‘stroke belt’ killing tourists, too

editor editor- June 11, 2008

People in three southern U.S. states are facing a health threat no one can explain: an abnormally high risk of ... Read More

Dealing with event and festival security: Part 2
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Dealing with event and festival security: Part 2

editor editor- June 9, 2008

Last month Tourism Tidbits focused on some of the key security planning stages for festivals and events. Read More