Seattle Space Needle Renovation to Provide More Seamless View

The iconic Seattle Space Needle is finishing up a major renovation that will provide a more open, barrier-free view of the city and the surrounding Puget Sound.


Group Travel Family Attends South by Southwest

The Group Travel Family reaches out to a new type of travel planner at this year’s South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.


Distinctively Designed Markel Center Opens at VCU

The new $41 million Markel Center, home for the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) at Virginia Commonwealth University, opened April 21.


Indianapolis Children’s Museum Opens Interactive Sports Area

The $38 million Sports Legends Experience opened in March at the Indianapolis Children’s Museum.


Collette Celebrates a Century in Travel

Collette, one of the best-known travel brands in America, recently celebrated its 100th anniversary, with its Presidents Club members in Rhode Island.


Delegates Give AATConference High Marks in St. Charles

The 2018 AATConference had a record attendance of over 350 delegates, with 28 states represented and a total group buying power exceeding $35 million.


May 17, 2018 Update – Group Cruise News

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Oklahoma Introduces Digital Tour Manual

The Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department has created a new searchable online tour planner.


New Chicago Architecture Center to Open this Summer

The Chicago Architecture Foundation is moving to a new location this summer just above the dock for the foundation’s river cruises aboard Chicago’s First Lady Cruises.