BiG Travel Weekend Coming to Little Rock

Travel planners who are organizing trips for baby boomer groups are invited to the BiG Travel Weekend in Little Rock, Arkansas, November 5-7

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Research Shows Groups Love Farm Visits

Groups are discovering the value of farm visits, and a new research report from AgritourismWorld indicates growth in group visits to farms and markets.

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Ovation Brands Hosts TravelTalks

Travel Leaders are discovering that Ovation Brands is serious about the group market

 

TravelTalks Distributes ABA Top 100

The American Bus Association’s (ABA’s) Top 100 Events is reaching up to 25,000 travel groups this year, thanks to the association’s relationship with The Group Travel Family.

 

Going On Faith Conference Draws National, International Delegates

More than 300 delegates, including faith-based travel planners from 25 states, gathered in Cabarrus County, North Carolina, August 5-7 for the 2014 Going On Faith Conference.

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Newseum Spotlights News-Making Boomers in Upcoming Exhibit

The Newseum’s newest exhibit, “The Boomer List,” spotlights 19 baby boomers who made headlines over the years with portraits by renown photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders.

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New Mobile Passport Control App Released

To lessen hassles surrounding re-entry into the United States, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) launched the Mobile Passport Control App on August 13.

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Louisiana Purchase Exhibit Coming to Missouri

On loan from the National Archives, the original Louisiana Purchase is the focal point of the Missouri History Museum’s upcoming exhibit, “The Louisiana Purchase: Making St. Louis, Remaking America.”

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“Frozen” Phenomenon Inspires Travel To Norway

In response to “Frozen’s” popularity, Americans are increasingly booking individual and group travel to Norway.

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Yosemite Comes to San Francisco

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Yosemite Grant, in which President Abraham Lincoln dedicated the Yosemite Valley as a recreational space, the California Historical Society has unveiled “Yosemite: A Storied Landscape.”

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