Destinations International NewsBriefs

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Many tourism boards are still betting that travelers want to share information about themselves on destination websites to help plan their trips — and more websites are being redesigned accordingly.
September 2018
Top travel industry executives gathered at the White House on Tuesday for the U.S. Travel Association's first face-to-face meeting with President Donald Trump.
September 2018
Japan’s tourist boom has been one of country’s few unambiguous economic success stories. However, a series of natural disasters over the past two months is weighing on this trend.
September 2018
Visit California, the tourism body for the Golden State, has effectively built out a content strategy that engages younger consumers around their passions and answers questions that people have about...
September 2018
2017 visitation throughout DuPage County resulted in increases in visitor spending, state and local tax revenue and jobs, according to Beth Marchetti, executive director of the DuPage Convention...
September 2018
Though the city is still suffering from the lasting effects of the storm, tourists are more likely to experience a city in the midst of recovery.
August 2018
Airbnb is taking New York City to court. The company says the law violates its users’ privacy and constitutional rights.
August 2018
Partnerships and affiliate relationships represent a promising business channel for marketers looking to grow travel brand awareness, acquire new customers and grow brand loyalty. Companies looking...
August 2018
About 2 million overseas visitors — those from countries other than Canada and Mexico — came to D.C. last year, a 2.5 percent increase from 2016, when the number fell 1.7 percent.
August 2018
Destinations International, Simpleview and IBTM Americas invite all destination organizations participating in IBTM Americas to attend DMOs Day, which will take place Sept. 3-4 in Mexico City, a few...
August 2018

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