Destinations International NewsBrief

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

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Many national tourism groups, boards, destination marketing organizations are completely rethinking how they approach what they do and what their role is likely to be in a connected world. In this...
March 2019
Ireland's cruise tourism is on a roll, but it could soon fizzle following an announcement by Dublin's port that it will halve the number of cruise calls allowed there to provide more dock space for...
March 2019
Americans and Europeans who used to scoff at QR-style bar codes are going to need to learn how to use them to pay for meals, attractions and tickets whenever they visit Japan. Swelling Chinese...
March 2019
AAA projects that nearly 100 million Americans will take a family vacation at some point in 2019. While the figure is slightly higher than last year, it still only represents about four in 10 U.S....
March 2019
Just because the city teems with popular destinations doesn't mean that marketing it to consumers is easy, according to Nancy Mammana, who was recently appointed chief marketer at NYC & Company.
March 2019
While it’s normal, in fact imperative, for national airlines to support country promotions, Royal Brunei is playing “the leading role in destination marketing,”
March 2019
According to a new survey from Visit Anaheim, the official destination organization for Anaheim, multigenerational vacations are top-of-mind with travelers when it comes to reliving memories, while...
March 2019
Australia’s top tourism marketing guru has backed a national “rebranding” exercise that seeks to overhaul negative opinions of the country’s culture and intellect.
March 2019
The National Tourism Business Council (CNET) has asked the federal government for 2 billion pesos to help fund a new tourism marketing agency. But the government appears unlikely to provide the funds.
March 2019
In a ruling that could have national ramifications, Airbnb and HomeAway have failed to convince a U.S. court of appeals to do away with a Santa Monica law holding the companies liable for illicit...
March 2019

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