New Iowa Center to Interpret Driftless Area Along Mississippi River

The new Driftless Area Education and Visitor Center will provide visitors with detailed information about the unusual features of the four-state driftless area.


University of Iowa Rebounds from Flooding with Two New Buildings

Two major arts buildings were set to reopen this fall at the University of Iowa as the school emerges from historic flooding in 2008 that devastated much of its arts campus.


Diversity Report Details Group Travel Segments

The group travel industry has discovered that marketing to a diverse set of traveling groups is paying rewards in increased booking in 2017.



Alabama’s Historic Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Restored to 1970’s Feel

Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, the site of recordings by some of the world’s best-known musical acts, reopened in January after a $1 million renovation.



ABA Sees Boom Times at 2017 Marketplace

The American Bus Association (ABA) has experienced a surging growth in membership that points to boom times for the association.



New Ebook of Group Trivia Games Now Available

The 2017 Group Games ebook featuring knowledge quizzes and trivia games is now available for a limited time.



January 15, 2016 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome! Last Wednesday I returned from a 10-day/9-night Celebrity Constellation cruise of the United Arab Emirates and Oman, which was happily an outstanding trip,



Nearly Two Dozen Countries Attend International Showcase

More than 110 attendees from 22 countries came to Atlanta to meet with destination representatives at the recent Travel South International Showcase.



Luciano Tapped for Multimedia Position with The Group Travel Family

The Group Travel Family has announced the appointment of Alexander Luciano to the position of multi-media producer.



Fort Worth Ale Trail Showcases Local Breweries

The Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau has officially launched the Fort Worth Ale Trail featuring ten of the city’s craft breweries.