Travel Travel hotspots from around the globe are featured in this section, along with commercial property acquisitions, industry technology advancement, and points of interest. Stories featured may also offer coverage to the tourism industry, including tourism numbers for specific locales, tourism initiatives taken by specific locales, as well as more general human-interest stories related to travel and tourism. Select news releases will be in languages other than English.

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16:32 ET Classic Roller Coaster at Worlds of Fun Gets New Twist

The iconic Timber Wolf roller coaster has reopened at Worlds of Fun with a new track layout. After months of construction and major renovations,...


16:31 ET A Big Hit: Washington, DC Knocks It Out of the Park All Summer Long

In addition to its famous free festivals, monuments and museums, in 2018 the nation's capital heads into summer with a calendar bursting with...


16:15 ET Start Your Engines! 2018's Must-visit Route 66 Road Trip Gems For Your Summer Bucket List Are Here, Powered By Lipton And TripAdvisor

Just as families are revving up for the summer travel season, Lipton, the iconic tea brand, is collaborating with TripAdvisor, the world's largest...


16:02 ET O, The Oprah Magazine Editors Join New York Times Bestselling Author, Psychologist and Sound Therapist on Holland America Line's Aug. 11 Adventure of Your Life Cruise to Alaska

Five editors set sail with visionaries to provide insights and thought-provoking discussion for guests Guests on the Aug. 11, 2018, O, The...


16:00 ET Expedia Group to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) will participate in the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday,...


15:05 ET United Airlines and The Private Suite Create a New Luxury Experience at Los Angeles International Airport

United Airlines and The Private Suite today announced a new relationship, offering the airline's customers access to a newly built, private...


14:50 ET Estudar em Portugal pode até render um bom investimento imobiliário, segundo a Global Trust

O Brasil está colonizando Portugal: de acordo com o Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF), os brasileiros já são 10% dos alunos da...


14:20 ET HelloTech Releases New Data Findings From Parks Associates Showing That 43% of Summer Travelers are Concerned About the Safety of Their Home While Away

HelloTech today released new data findings from Parks Associates showing that approximately one-half of U.S. broadband households plan to travel...


14:00 ET Money Expert Suze Orman, Who Encourages Women to Take Control of Their Financial Lives, Will Speak At Las Vegas Women's Leadership Conference

Suze Orman has been called "a force in the world of personal finance" and a "one-woman financial advice powerhouse" by USA Today. The two-time...


13:48 ET Paul Gauguin Cruises Summer And Holiday Voyages Offer Stewards Of Nature Family Program

Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific,...


12:39 ET Cash4Life Awards Another $1,000 a Week For Life, This Time in Westmoreland County

The Cash4Life® multi-state game has awarded its second $1 million prize in Pennsylvania less than two weeks after the last big win. A Pennsylvania...


12:25 ET Sports-Betting Decision-Makers to Convene at Summer Meeting of Legislators from Gaming States, July 13-15 in Cleveland; Nevada Gaming Control Board Chair Becky Harris Heads Special Sports-Betting Session

Gaming Control Board Chair Becky Harris will be among five Nevada state and industry experts in sports-betting regulation who will participate in a...


12:05 ET Baltic Yachts: Pink Gin Sailing Yacht of the Year at World Superyacht Awards

The Baltic 175 Pink Gin, the world's largest carbon fibre sloop, has been voted the Sailing Yacht of the Year at the prestigious World Superyacht...


12:00 ET DFW Airport to Begin Runway Rehabilitation Project

Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport will begin a major infrastructure project to rebuild one of its busiest runways. The project for the...


11:59 ET The Cordish Companies' Live! Casino & Hotel, Power Plant And Power Plant Live! Rank Among Top Five Tourist Attractions In Greater Baltimore Area For Fourth Consecutive Year

For the fourth consecutive year, The Cordish Companies' Live! Casino & Hotel, Power Plant and Power Plant Live! topped the list of the...


11:16 ET Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. To Present At B. Riley FBR 19th Annual Investor Conference

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIND), a global provider of expedition cruises and adventure travel experiences, announced today that...


11:00 ET Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Announces Partnership With Wally's Wine & Spirits

Christian Navarro, world-renowned wine expert and President of Wally's, the famed wine retail and restaurant operation, collaborates with luxury...


11:00 ET Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino Selects Aristocrat System, Games for Its Remodel

Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino in Ruidoso, N.M. has leveraged its existing partnership with Aristocrat to upgrade its Oasis 360™ casino...


10:50 ET 14th Annual Connecticut Open House Day Set for Saturday, June 9

Connecticut residents will receive free or discounted admission or special offers at more than 225 destinations across the state — including...


10:33 ET Private Jet Card Comparisons Selects Best Jet Cards for Summer Travel

Airline delays can easily ruin those quick summer getaways, however, having a private jet at one's disposal can make those weekend trips a...


10:30 ET Kane Kessler Appointed General Counsel by Hotel Association of New York City

The Hotel Association of New York City announced its appointment of New York City based law firm Kane Kessler as general counsel, replacing...


10:17 ET InterContinental The Clement Monterey Hotel Celebrates the Ten Year Anniversary of its Grand Opening

On May 22, 2008, InterContinental® The Clement Monterey® opened its doors on a beautiful site on the Monterey Bay in the heart of historic Cannery...


09:47 ET Sleep Easy And Spend Less Across America This Summer With Red Roof®

The coveted summer travel season provides families and friends the opportunity to explore all America has to offer. With an anticipated 79% of...


09:18 ET Sodexo Asks Pro Sports Dietician Leslie Bonci for Her Best Snack Tips for Families On the Go

AAA estimates more than 41 million Americans will hit the road this Memorial Day to kick off the summer travel season. While traveling can be...


09:10 ET Drift Your Gypsy Soul Down the Mighty Mekong: Mekong Kingdoms Launches Ultra-Exclusive River Cruiser

Mekong Kingdoms is proud to announce the maiden Mekong River voyage of Gypsy, an ultra-exclusive two-cabin river cruiser, between the ancient Laos...