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Exploring Northeast Arkansas

Ozark culture, underground splendor and connections to famous people highlight journeys through a region ripe for discovery.

Battle of the Belles

Leisure Group Travel staffers advocate for their Kentucky riverboat in this tale of dueling paddlewheelers.

Eat, Drink and Be Merry, Croatian Style

Culinary delights play a big part in Croatia’s tourism boom.

Objectives Differ Among Journalists and Tour Operators

Leisure Group Travel marketing columnist Dave Bodle says travel writers and tour operators have different needs, and that can cause problems when the two groups are part of the same FAM trip.

Special Thoughts for Senior Travelers

Leisure Group Travel columnist Marty Sarbey de Souto suggests ways that tour planners can make their trips senior-friendly.

6 Travel Mega Trends Affecting Your Business

To stay on top of their profession, travel pros need to be aware of trends shaping the travel landscape, writes Leisure Group Travel publisher Jeff Gayduk.

Stephanie Brooks: Contractually Bound to Succeed

This Canadian transplant realized her passion for the travel industry as a teenager working in a family member’s fly-in fishing lodge. Today, as the director of contracting for one of the world’s largest tour companies, Stephanie and her team help keep the Globus product pointed in the right direction. Learn her story in this edition of Take 5.

Dan Andrew: Trademarking Great Tours

Harvard-educated tour operator Dan Andrew eschewed the traditional career path many of his classmates followed, choosing instead to follow his passion for providing great tours for visitors to Harvard. Learn how Dan turned a part-time tour guide position into a vibrant Boston-based tour operation in this edition of Take 5.

Joe Mauriello: from City Tours to Farm Tours

Tourism veteran Joe Mauriello discusses his latest endeavor, farm tours...

Latest News

Tauck to Resume Nepal Visits

Tauck will resume tours in October to Nepal, six months after the earthquake.

DreamMore Resort Opens at Dollywood

Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort just opened its doors in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

Hotel Planned for Iconic JFK Airport Building

MCR Development has announced hotel development plans for the TWA terminal building at New York’s JFK Airport.

Tour Planners – Win a $100 Gift Card on Red Hot Celebrations!

Congratulations to the winner of the June gift card from the Pinedale CVBand the Green River Rendezvous – Brent Kalemkiarian of Allied Tour and Travel!