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Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary

Commonwealth of Virginia : Commemorate the 400th anniversary

Virginia's 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution invites local, national and international tourists to visit the Commonwealth of Virginia as we ... Read More

$840 million in DOT infrastructure grants to 381 US airports announced

$840 million in DOT infrastructure grants to 381 US airports announced

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $840 ... Read More

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press ... Read More

Houston Pop-Up Hotel is announced by WhyHotel

Houston Pop-Up Hotel is announced by WhyHotel

WhyHotel announced plans to launch a new pop-up hotel in Houston, Texas. It is the company's first location outside ... Read More

Police: 11 people killed, 6 wounded, suspect shot dead in Virginia Beach bloodbath

Police: 11 people killed, 6 wounded, suspect shot dead in Virginia Beach bloodbath

Eleven people have been killed and six more injured, including a police officer, at a municipal building in Virginia ... Read More

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting

At least two people dead, many injured in Virginia Beach municipal building shooting

First responders and police have responded to reports of an active shooter at a municipal building in Virginia Beach ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were ... Read More

American Airlines adds flights to the South

American Airlines adds flights to the South

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

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

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

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

FAA awards first air carrier certification to commercial drone delivery firm

FAA awards first air carrier certification to commercial drone delivery firm

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded the first air ... Read More

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC and Kimpton George Hotel announced the hire of Katherine Saad-Loman as director of sales ... Read More

Diamond Live Concert Series honored by American Resort Development Association

Diamond Live Concert Series honored by American Resort Development Association

Diamond Resorts was recognized by the American Resort Development Association with one of the vacation ownership industry's top awards ... Read More

Marriott International opens its 7,000th property

Marriott International opens its 7,000th property

Marriott International, Inc. today celebrated the opening of its 7,000th property – The St. Regis Hong Kong. The stunning, ... Read More

Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it

Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it

In a recent new study, a detailed analysis of the US airline market-share domination in North America, ranks and lists results by ... Read More

America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked

America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked

Ranking series of "America's Best Ecotourism Destinations" were released today. Whether it is strolling along a beach in California ... 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

Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week

Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week

Luxury cruise line Cunard brings glamor to the high seas with fashion icons Mark Badgley and James Mischka, who ... Read More

Benchmark appoints new Area Director of Marketing

Benchmark appoints new Area Director of Marketing

Benchmark has appointed Chris Audia area director of marketing. Ted Davis, Benchmark’s chief sales and marketing officer, made the ... Read More

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

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

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

Renowned country retreat undergoes dramatic transformation

Renowned country retreat undergoes dramatic transformation

Molly and Robert Hardie, owners of Keswick Hall, announced the resort’s multimillion-dollar transformation and partnership with globally renowned Chef ... Read More

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

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

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

The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark welcomes new General Manager

The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark welcomes new General Manager

Benchmark has named David Kohlasch general manager for The Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark. The Benchmark Resorts & Hotels ... Read More

Hotel Zoe Fisherman’s Wharf welcomes new General Manager

Hotel Zoe Fisherman’s Wharf welcomes new General Manager

Hotel Zoe, Fisherman’s Wharf’s newest luxury boutique hotel, announced the appointment of TJ Pierri to the position of General ... Read More

Boeing tests NeXt flying car prototype to advance urban air mobility

Boeing tests NeXt flying car prototype to advance urban air mobility

Boeing yesterday successfully completed the first test flight of its autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype in Manassas, Virginia. ... Read More

Ghana welcomes back people of African origin this year

Ghana welcomes back people of African origin this year

Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo has designated the year 2019. Read More

Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place

Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place

Towering over Brickell Avenue, Conrad Miami offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations, a serene rooftop pool, sprawling vistas of ... Read More

Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility

Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility

Airbus’ manufacturing growth in the United States advanced another step today in Mobile, Alabama, as construction of the company’s ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

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

African American travel: $63 billion opportunity

African American travel: $63 billion opportunity

The second study in a series documenting the impact of African American travelers demonstrates their growing contribution to the ... Read More

GVB visitor center renamed to honor Mr. Guam Tourism

GVB visitor center renamed to honor Mr. Guam Tourism

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has proudly renamed its visitor center to honor one of Guam’s pioneers in the ... Read More

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

There are 100+ cruise itineraries that provide access to sacred places – worldwide sites of healing, guidance, and divine ... Read More

International Society of Hotel Associations announces 2019 Board of Directors

International Society of Hotel Associations announces 2019 Board of Directors

The International Society of Hotel Associations (ISHA) elected its 2019 Board of Directors recently at its annual meeting in ... Read More

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

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

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

2018’s Best Cities for New Year’s Eve named

2018’s Best Cities for New Year’s Eve named

With New Year’s Eve around the corner and the majority of Americans spending up to $200 each on the ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In ... Read More