Tag: Utah

World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails
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World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

The 150th anniversary celebration of the transcontinental railroad's completion isn't over yet. Union Pacific is just gathering steam following its May 9 ceremony ... Read More

SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico
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SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Full-service global architecture firm, SB Architects, has been breaking ground in hotel, residential and mixed-use design for almost 60 years, ... Read More

Wyndham Destinations is opening new resorts
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Wyndham Destinations is opening new resorts

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 31, 2019

Wyndham Destinations  launches new club brand identities, and shakes up timeshare with urban resort openings and evolution across the company. ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

Italian wines seduce New Yorkers
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Italian wines seduce New Yorkers

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- May 18, 2019

“Wine is an Emotion” James Suckling, the noted wine critic, did not know that wine would become his passion during ... Read More

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts debuts Trademark Collection in Latin America
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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts debuts Trademark Collection in Latin America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, a hotel franchising company with approximately 9,200 hotels across more than 80 countries, today announced the ... 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

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

editor editor- May 1, 2019

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

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $4.52 billion in the first quarter of 2019, a decrease of ... Read More

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

editor editor- April 23, 2019

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

San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!
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San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!

editor editor- April 18, 2019

“As an industry leader in sustainability, we are proud to be the first airport in the world to achieve a ... Read More

FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities
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FAA provides aviation careers to people with disabilities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a pilot program to help prepare people with disabilities for careers in air ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down
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Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.39 billion in February 2019, a decrease of 2.7 percent compared ... Read More

Delta emergency landing in Reno
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Delta emergency landing in Reno

editor editor- February 14, 2019

Delta Airlines flight 5763 had to make an emergency landing at RenoTahoe International Airport today, February 13, 2019 at approximately ... 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

What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?
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What’s the motive for attacking Kenya?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Attacking the travel and tourism industry is the modus operandi by almost every terror group in the world. Tourism is ... Read More

Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?
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Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?

editor editor- January 15, 2019

Alcatraz East Crime Museum will capitalize on execution tourism with a Ted Bundy display for the 30th anniversary of the serial ... Read More

Government shutdown or not, Bryce Canyon National Park remains open
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Government shutdown or not, Bryce Canyon National Park remains open

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

As the partial federal shutdown continues, Garfield County's Office of Tourism wants the public to know that Bryce Canyon National ... Read More

American Beverage Institute: Come to Utah for vacation, leave on probation
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American Beverage Institute: Come to Utah for vacation, leave on probation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The American Beverage Institute, a national restaurant group feels the tourism industry is getting hurt in not allowing visitors to ... Read More

Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams
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Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

The Ohio State Buckeyes, and the Washington Huskies, have won berths in the 2019 Rose Bowl presented by Northwestern Mutual ... Read More

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named
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Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

Seasoned travel experts partnered with some of the world’s top travel influencers to produce the compelling list of top Instagram-worthy ... 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

ICTP welcomes second Utah tourism agency as destination member
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ICTP welcomes second Utah tourism agency as destination member

editor editor- March 21, 2012

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced today that Moab Area Travel Council of Utah has joined the organization ... Read More

3 Japanese tourists dead, 12 hospitalized in Utah
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3 Japanese tourists dead, 12 hospitalized in Utah

editor editor- August 11, 2010

CEDAR CITY, Utah — A tour bus carrying Japanese sightseers from Las Vegas to a national park in Utah crashed ... Read More

Utah: Firing squads –  not a great tourist campaign
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Utah: Firing squads – not a great tourist campaign

editor editor- April 26, 2010

Although news of Ronnie Lee Gardner's selection of execution by firing squad traveled quickly around the world, there is little ... Read More

Vital state ad campaign portrays Utah as playland
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Vital state ad campaign portrays Utah as playland

editor editor- April 3, 2009

Whatever kind of recreation you want to do, you can do it in Utah. Read More

No membership needed: Utah bars to open to public
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No membership needed: Utah bars to open to public

editor editor- March 11, 2009

SALT LAKE CITY — Getting into a bar in Utah is about to become a lot easier. Read More

Monument Valley’s View Hotel part of Native Americans’ push to connect tourists, tradition
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Monument Valley’s View Hotel part of Native Americans’ push to connect tourists, tradition

editor editor- March 9, 2009

MONUMENT VALLEY, Utah – Naming the Navajo Nation's new hotel at Monument Valley Tribal Park was easy. Read More

Mormons’ influence on California’s Prop 8 sparks call for Utah tourism boycott
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Mormons’ influence on California’s Prop 8 sparks call for Utah tourism boycott

editor editor- December 2, 2008

Activists are calling for a tourism boycott of Utah after the Mormon Church exerted tremendous influence in the passing of ... Read More

Utah gay rights advocates oppose boycott of the state
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Utah gay rights advocates oppose boycott of the state

editor editor- November 17, 2008

Some prominent Utah gay rights leaders oppose a boycott of the state's ski and tourism industry, being proposed by gay-rights ... Read More

GPS navigation steers Utah tourists into trouble
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GPS navigation steers Utah tourists into trouble

editor editor- August 6, 2008

CANNONVILLE, Utah — A GPS device led a convoy of tourists astray, finally stranding them on the edge of a ... Read More