Diamond Tours is Building its Brand

Diamond Tours continues to grow its group tour business with new offerings and Travel Talks with the Group Travel Family.


Anakeesta Is Now Open High above Gatlinburg

Anakeesta, Gatlinburg’s newest attraction, is now open to the public.


Group Travel Family’s Social Media is Creating a Following

Social media may be a popular buzzword, but The Group Travel Family is using it to educate travel planners and develop new travel clubs.


Ohio’s Amish Welcome the Going On Faith Conference

Ohio’s Amish region wowed 300 delegates with its faith-driven hospitality August 22-24 during the 2017 Going On Faith Conference in Berlin, Ohio.


Iowa Center to Interpret Mississippi River

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


September 16, 2017 Update – Group Cruise News

Welcome!  This month I’m going to begin only with an easy-to-swallow request for your consideration and action. 


Boomers in Groups Heads to Daytona Beach

The Boomers in Groups conference will be held next month, October 27-29, in Daytona Beach, Florida.


Select Traveler Conference Registration Booming

Bank travel clubs are being joined by alumni associations and traveling chambers of commerce in a record attendance projection for the Select Traveler Conference.


Go Under the Boardwalk in Virginia Beach in October 2018

U.S. Tours and the city of Virginia Beach are combining to present Under the Boardwalk, a nostalgia-filled group travel event October 9-12, 2018, based on the Drifter’s 1964 hit song of the same name.


Hampton History Museum Features Exhibit 
about Resistance to Slavery

The exhibition “Give Me Liberty: Fugitive Slaves and the Long Revolution Against Slavery,” an exhibit on resistance to slavery, opened at the Hampton History Museum on February 25.