Destinations International NewsBrief

Destinations International NewsBrief is your primary resource for destination industry news.

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The pandemic-driven absence of international flights to and from Las Vegas has removed one of the gaming industry's most lucrative business segments, leading airport leaders, tourism officials and...
May 2021
Destinations International and PCMA today announced Destination Showcase, an annual event connecting business event professionals with destination organizations to drive successful meetings and...
May 2021
Destinations International announced the Destinations International Canadian Alliance, a newly formed organization of Canadian members of Destinations International. "Destinations International is...
May 2021
Hawaiian Governor David Ige said the state plans to allow non-essential travel for vaccinated tourists by the July 4 holiday period without the additional requirements of pre-travel COVID-19 tests.
May 2021
As part of New York's efforts to jump-start tourism, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that the city's 5.875 percent hotel room occupancy tax rate will be temporarily eliminated for a three...
May 2021
Some Big Island officials questioned the need to pump money into tourism promotion, but a measure to reallocate budget funds was voted down.
May 2021
President Joe Biden signed the Alaska Tourism Restoration Act into law, which allows cruise ships to visit Alaska. "Today, I signed the Alaska Tourism Restoration Act into law. Tourism is vital to...
May 2021
The director of Quintana Roo tourism says that after the recent tourism fair in Spain, the state has had good results in connectivity and reservations. DarĂ­o Flota Ocampo, director of the Tourism...
May 2021
The term "vaccine passport" is used widely, but it can be misleading. Though proof of vaccination and vaccine passports may, at face value, appear to be pretty much the same thing, there are some...
May 2021
The administrations of both President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that no changes are set to be made to U.S.-U.K. travel policies anytime soon.
May 2021

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