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Better days are coming. And we’re going to get there together.

These may be difficult days for our industry, but at The Group Travel Leader we believe that the future is bright. This crisis will pass. And when it does, #TravelAwaits.


Groups Plan to Travel Again in 2020

Most travel planners expect to resume operating group trips in 2020 and most travel industry organizations believe they will be ready to welcome groups to their destinations by late summer or early fall.

Wednesday Webinar

As the economy begins to reopen, many people are wondering what the future of group travel will look like. To help answer that question, we hosted a roundtable with Todd Stallbaumer of  Oklahoma Tourism and Wendy Dobrzynski of Circle Wisconsin.

Learn About Recovery Ad Rates

As groups start to travel again, we are here to help your organization market to them. Click the link below to learn about our discounted ad rates and packages we have put together to help with the recovery process.

The Comeback Starts Here

The tourism industry is poised for a comeback. Executive editor Brian Jewell believes that #TravelAwaits, and in this video he shares experiences from the road to help you be part of travel’s comeback.

Travel’s Creative Minds are Shining

With most of their employees working off site, some attractions and destinations have found innovative ways to engage with their fans on social media. Here are a few that are entertaining us.

Read the May Issue

#TravelAwaits takes center stage in the May issue of The Group Travel Leader. Check out the digital edition for some hope and inspiration, as well as travel ideas for future trips in destinations like Wisconsin, Mississippi and Georgia.

Download the Logo

Get free #TravelAwaits graphics to add to your email signature, social media profiles, and marketing materials in print and online.

Read the April Issue

Read The Group Travel Leader online for a message of hope and ideas for your future trips.

Uplifting Videos

Destinations are reminding their followers that #TravelAwaits. Here are some videos that inspired us.

Up Close On Line

Just because museums and theaters are closed doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy them. Hundreds of attractions are offering online tours and performances for visitors. Here’s a small sample.

Stories of Hope

In a dark time, the best of humanity shines through. Here are stories of hope and outreach from tourism partners around the country, as well as some news that points toward an optimistic future.

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Travel on the Horizon

We want to spread a message of endurance and optimism. We want to inspire people to look forward to a future full of travel. We want to rally people in unity and solidarity.

See You at Stella's

Find out where I’ll be eating when all this is over and how you can bring hope to communities at home and on the road. #TravelAwaits for all of us. And when you venture out again, I’ll see you at Stella’s.

Travel Dreams Endure

Savvy tour operators are already planning their comebacks. We talked to three forward-thinkers who shared their strategies for restarting their trips and keeping travelers safe.

Where We'll be Going

We recently asked our staff, “Where are you looking forward to going when you can travel again?”

Rising Up

All around us, people have been rising to the challenge. Now, it’s our turn.

The Great Reopening

Savvy tour operators are already planning their comebacks. We talked to three forward-thinkers who shared their strategies for restarting their trips and keeping travelers safe.

Spring is Coming

Brian Jewell has a message of hope for the travel industry: No matter how difficult this time is, a better season is on the way.

Dressed for Travel

Even while we're staying home, Mac Lacy is dressing for travel. Find out why and get yourself ready to hit the road too.

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Add the logo to your Facebook profile photo to show your solidarity and remind your friends and family that #TravelAwaits!

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