Historic Farm To Become Tourist Hub Near Louisville

Beginning this spring, visitors will be able to sample Kentucky’s iconic horse, bourbon and culinary experiences in one place at a 700-acre horse farm near Louisville.


Chaffin’s Barn Showcases Major Renovations

Nashville’s popular dinner theater Chaffin’s Barn showcased its newly renovated facilities with August showings.


Auburn-Opelika CVB Hails Smaller Meeting Sites

Auburn-Opelika CVB staff enjoys attending Group Travel Family conferences in part because of the locations in smaller cities.


September 25, 2018 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome! Last week I interviewed Joelle Davis, Vice President Brand Management for Scenic Luxury Tours & Cruises, at the company’s U.S. headquarters in Boston.


Mobile App Use Surging Among Conference Attendees

All of The Group Travel Family’s travel conferences now feature mobile apps.


National Parks Offer Wide Appeal for Groups

The National Park Service includes 417 areas, covering more than 84 million acres in every state, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.


Planners Find Wealth of Ideas at 
Going On Faith Conference

More than 130 faith-based travel planners from 28 states came to Little Rock for the event, and an equal number of travel industry sellers attended from 34 states, the Bahamas, Israel, Germany and Poland.


Join Publisher Mac Lacy for a Trip to Egypt in March

Aventura World is inviting our travel planner readers to enjoy a nine-day site inspection tour of Egypt, March 1-9, 2019.


August 20, 2018 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  When asked why I spend so much time at sea (or traveling in general), I usually tell colleagues and acquaintances that if I’m not “on the road” seeking new experiences, I simply don’t have much to write about. 


July 19, 2018 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  Having not been at sea since my return from Japan and Alaska in May, I don’t have any significant commentary to add this month, although as always, readers will find numerous news items of interest below.