Destinations International NewsBriefs

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Legislation creating a “tourism improvement district” in Baltimore is moving forward as the local hospitality industry continues to push for more funding to promote the city and its attractions.
November 2018
Many destinations, or suppliers operating in those destinations, are courting the community, looking to capture tourism spend. It’s paying off.
November 2018
The CVB is engaging travel industry partners and local businesses to help amplify their “Come Back” message by capturing and sharing images and videos that convey an “open for business” visual.
November 2018
If you’re reading the papers, Zimbabwe’s economy looks like a disaster from the outside. But it offers one of the most interesting tourism experiences in Africa at the moment, and intrepid travelers...
November 2018
According to a new report from Euromonitor International entitled Megatrends Shaping the Future of Travel, by 2030, China will overtake France as the world’s number one destination.
November 2018
The Democrats taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives and Republican term limits on committee chairs will likely lead to a new lineup of committee leaders that would be a mixed bag for...
November 2018
As meeting and event planners prepare for 2019, it’s clear that financial pressure is poised to define the path of the sector going forward.
November 2018
There are no easy solutions to managing or getting ahead of overtourism, but one crucial step is measuring the pulse of the local community. That was the sentiment of a panel of industry insiders who...
November 2018
Tourism boards spend thousands of dollars in search of that one great idea that will draw tourists to their destination, but one tiny island off the coast of Taiwan shows that sometimes great tourism...
November 2018
Last year was all about solo travel, and the year before saw millennials make a big push in the travel industry. This year, the spotlight is back on family travel, with new research by GlobalData...
November 2018

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