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Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019 01:25

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press conference at U.S Travel’s IPW 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center. ... Read More

Exploring America in a RV: Lifestyle travel for 15 million Americans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 21:33

An annual survey by the RV Industry Association finds that 88% of RV owners in the United States plan to use their RVs as much or more than they did ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019 21:04

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up Executives Unwind at Sheraton.” It was broadly promoted all over ... Read More

Ovolo Hotels launches new pet-friendly “V.I.Pooch”program

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 01:55

Ovolo Hotels, the independent, design-led hotel collection in Hong Kong and Australia, has launched a brand-new V.I.Pooch program to welcome its furriest guests in style. With the new V.I.Pooch initiative, ... Read More

Airline passengers enjoy canine therapy sessions at Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019 02:20

Moscow Domodedovo Airport partnered with the National Association of United Animal-Assisted Therapists to conduct an event as a part of a Hug a friend before your flight initiative. On April ... Read More

Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019 15:33

Given the growing trend of dog owners treating their pets as VIPs (very important pooches), it’s apparent that some cities are more accommodating for four-legged furry friends than others. From ... Read More

Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 21:20

The East Coast city of Philadelphia is experiencing a hotel expansion, with numerous new hotels opening in the city and several properties under construction. By the end of 2019, the ... Read More

Bomb threat triggers Kiev International Airport evacuation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 15:14

More than 1,000 airline passengers were evacuated at Kiev International Airport (Zhuliany) on Tuesday due to a bomb threat, media reports say. The decision was made at noon after the ... Read More

A dog’s paradise unveiled at Melia Orlando Suite Hotel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019 17:52

Meliá Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration, a hotel near the magic of Disney World and Universal Studios, has just opened a dedicated Dog Recreation Park that’s perfectly designed to ensure ... Read More

15 therapy dog teams join Welcome Team Program at Canada’s largest airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 19:28

Toronto Pearson International Airport and the St. John Ambulance (SJA) Therapy Dog Program are partnering to bring the friendly faces of 15 therapy dog teams to YYZ. As part of ... Read More

KDG Capital acquires Snow King Resort Hotel in Jackson, WY

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 18:08

KDG Capital, a Florida-based real estate private equity firm, has purchased the Snow King Resort Hotelin Jackson, Wyoming. Benchmark will continue to operate and market the 230-room property, located at ... Read More

Why travel to Alaska in the Winter?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018 21:11

The U.S. State of Alaska is known to be a popular summer destination. It's widely known Alaska is very cold and dark in the winter, but nowadays this doesn't stop visitors ... Read More

Airline passengers have mixed views about pets on planes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 17:30

When polled about allowing animals, including service, emotional support and other pets on planes, results were mixed. However, one thing 58 percent agreed on: Airlines should make it safer if ... Read More

10 Best Ski Towns in America named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 15:35

The ranking of the "10 Best Ski Towns in America" has been released today. It's that time of year again everyone. The time to pack a lunch, fill up our ... Read More

Aeroflot Registers Own Breed of Sniffer Dogs

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 20, 2018 08:58

Aeroflot has registered its own Shalaika breed of sniffer dogs with the Russian Cynological Federation. The official presentation of the dogs took place at Sheremetyevo International Airport's Terminal B and ... Read More

The 10 commandments of air travel

editor editor- December 7, 2018 13:27

Delays, cancellations and destroyed travel plans: 2018 has been one of the worst years in terms of flight disruptions. Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau event lights up Pleasure Island Tumon with over 12,000 in attendance

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 1, 2017 19:39

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce the BBQ competition winners of the fifth annual Pleasure Island Guam BBQ Block Party that took place on Saturday, July 1st. ... Read More

Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion

editor editor- January 30, 2012 04:42

TUMON, Guam - Iwo Jima war veterans will meet on Guam for a Reunion of Honor on March 10-12, 2012. The reunion is being arranged and promoted by the Iwo ... Read More

New York Hotel Pennsylvania ready to welcome Westminster dog show VIPs

editor editor- January 13, 2010 08:38

Recognized as the world's most pup-ular hotel and host location for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, New York's Hotel Pennsylvania is pleased to welcome all canine hopefuls participating in ... Read More

If you are a traveling pet, how do you spell relief?

editor editor- July 16, 2009 06:07

American Airlines has installed a new Pet Relief Area at the JFK Terminal departure level so that passengers traveling with pets can give their canine or feline friends a final ... Read More

Have dog, will travel

editor editor- February 11, 2009 04:32

POLLOCK PINES, CA - DogFriendly.com announced today the publication of the 2009 version of its industry-leading United States and Canada online dog travel guides. Read More

Airline employee sets woman’s dog free on Portland tarmac

editor editor- November 11, 2008 04:35

An Alaska dog owner is looking for answers after Horizon Airlines lost her dog. Read More

J.Lo flight attendant bites back

editor editor- June 30, 2008 06:26

Los Angeles - One flight attendant isn't after the hair of the dog that bit her—she's after its owner. Read More