Hotels urged to capitalize on the airline industry chaos

HOTELS CAN NOW capitalize on the current airline chaos by providing flexible check-in and check-out policies as U.S. airline flight delays are at record...

USTA: Visit America Act will help U.S. draw international conferences and events

THE HOUSE ENERGY and Commerce Committee approved the Visit America Act on Sept. 21 by a vote of 56 to 0. The U.S. Travel...
USTA Report

USTA: International travel to U.S. full recovery may take until 2025

INTERNATIONAL INBOUND TRAVEL is expected to slow down in the fall after surging over the summer, according to the latest U.S. Travel Association forecast....
Summer 2022 Global Rescue Traveler Safety and Sentiment Survey

Survey: 80 percent of travelers less concerned about new COVID variant

NEARLY 80 PERCENT of travelers said that the latest COVID-19 variant, BA5, is unlikely to make them cancel or postpone international travel this year,...
Sustainable Travel Coalition

USTA launches Sustainable Travel Coalition

THE U.S. TRAVEL ASSOCIATION recently launched the Sustainable Travel Coalition to align the travel, transportation and technology sectors to create a more sustainable U.S....
summer vacations survey

Survey: Two-thirds of Americans say reunions are most joyful summer vacations

TWO-THIRDS OF U.S. travelers think that family and friend reunions bring the most joyful summer vacations, according to a survey from G6 Hospitality’s Motel...
AAA Travel Report

AAA: 47.9 million people to travel during Independence Day weekend

AS MANY AS 47.9 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home over the Independence Day weekend from June 30 to July...
AAHOA, USTA

AAHOA, USTA applaud the new National Travel and Tourism Strategy

THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION'S new National Travel and Tourism Strategy sets a 5-year goal of attracting 90 million international visitors to the U.S. each year....
U.S. to end pre-departure COVID testing

U.S. to end pre-departure COVID testing for international visitors

THE U.S. IS expected to lift its requirement for pre-departure COVID testing by international travelers bound for the country. Travel industry organizations that have...
USTA

USTA continues push to end pre-departure testing

TRAVEL INDUSTRY LEADERS (USTA) are continuing their press of federal officials and the Biden Administration to end pre-departure testing for COVID-19 by vaccinated international...