federal omnibus spending bill

Associations welcome passage of federal omnibus spending bill

THE RECENTLY PASSED federal $1.7 trillion omnibus spending bill contains important gains for the travel and hospitality industries, according to several advocacy groups. That...

Surveys: Americans optimistic about leisure travel in 2021

U.S. ADULTS’ LEISURE travel intent will remain high for the first half of 2021 with a ‘cautiously optimistic’ outlook, according to a survey by...
AAA Travel report

AAA predicts 39.2 million people will travel for Memorial Day

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND is back and almost as strong as pre-pandemic levels, with 39.2 million people forecast to travel 50 miles or more from...
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...

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...

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...
AAA Travel Report 2022

AAA: 54.6 million people expected to travel for Thanksgiving

AN ESTIMATED 54.6 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, according to AAA Travel, 1.5 percent more than last...
national Hotel Booking Index survey research

Surveys: Most Americans likely to stay in hotels in 2023

AS MANY AS 60 percent of Americans are likely to stay in hotels this year, more than last year, according to two surveys commissioned...

Some of the top tourist attractions in the Amritsar city

The city of Amritsar can be termed as the pride of Punjab as well as India because of the religious relevance and famous tourist...
Trip-Stack Survey

Survey: Three in five Americans to ‘trip-stack’ this winter

A NEW SURVEY finds that nearly three in five U.S. travelers plan to "trip-stack" this holiday season by adding another destination or trip directly...