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Citywides Help Atlanta Set Record in April

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How important are citywides to a meeting city’s economy? In April, Atlanta experienced an amazing 82 percent hotel occupancy rate for the highest total ever recorded in the city during that month, according to research was conducted by Smith Travel Research (STR). Atlanta’s record-breaking occupancy was spurred by four major citywide conventions, which brought an estimated 49,000 attendees with an estimated…

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Texas Has the Hottest Summer Attractions

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The start of the summer travel season is right around the corner with Memorial Day Weekend, and Texas Tourism invites travelers to take a Texas-sized adventure in the Lone Star State. When it comes to family travel, Texas is full of possibilities, boasting more than 600 miles of coastline, scenic mountain ranges, numerous national parks,…

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Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau Breaks Records with 15.5 Million Visitors

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This week, Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) announced record-breaking travel and tourism numbers, with a 6.4 percent increase in overnight visitors to the Miami area in 2015. During that time, the destination welcomed a total of 15.5 million overnight visitors, with a record 8 million visitors from domestic markets and 7.5 million international…

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Orlando Doubles Visitation in Past 20 Years

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Orlando is red-hot when it comes to tourism, both for leisure and business travel. This week as part of National Travel and Tourism Week, Visit Orlando reported that the city drew a record 66.1 million people in 2015, a growth of 5.5 percent from 2014, solidifying its stature as the most visited destination in the United States….

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Record-Breaking Year for San Francisco Tourism

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San Francisco tourism reached record numbers in 2015, welcoming a total of 24.6 million visitors for an increase of 2.7 percent from 2014.  Leisure visitors and business visitors also rose 2.7 percent, with 18.9 and 5.8 million, respectively. Tourism accounted for $9.3 billion in spending, according to San Francisco Travel.  Visitors spent $8.5 billion for an increase of 3.4 percent over…

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