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Top Group-Friendly Accommodations

Choices range from mountain resorts in New York and Arkansas to smart hotels in the French Quarter and Central Business District of New Orleans.

Autumn in New Hampshire

Groups can marvel at the fall colors by road, rail, water or air.

South of Indianapolis

The landscapes get hilly south of Indianapolis and the pace slows down a bit. Here are five ideas for group-friendly travel in the lower half of Indiana.

Where is Your Marketing’s Point of Diminishing Returns?

Dave Bodle gives business owners tips on how to assess the value of trade show attendance, advertising and content marketing – and when enough is enough.

Preparing and Packing for That Trip

Leisure Group Travel columnist Marty Sarbey de Souto discusses how to advise group members on smart packing and choosing the right luggage.

On a Mission for Faith and Fun

Modern mission trips blend service with adventure for an unforgettable experience.

Jennifer Bohac: Texas A&M: Traveling Aggies

Tell us about the Texas A&M Alumni travel program. We’ve been around...

Brad Conner: Master Relationship Builder

As Director of Business Development at one of the world’s largest tour companies, Tourico Holidays, Brad’s tasked with building relationships with large entities for the firm’s fast-growing Last Minute Travel Club.

Joey Spellerberg: Next Gen Tour Operator

Leisure Group Travel: With a name like Moostash Joe Tours, there’s got to be an interesting story behind the business.

Latest News

New York To Boost Tourism Promotion

Governor Cuomo announces more than $50 million to support historic growth of New York’s tourism industry during third tourism summit.

A Country Christmas Opens at Gaylord Opryland

Gaylord Opryland’s 32nd annual A Country Christmas, presented by The Noerr Programs, just opened and runs through Jan. 2, 2016, featuring a multitude of family-friendly activities, including the popular ICE! attraction, a dinner show with country legends and a hit Broadway musical.

New Orleans Launches Christmas Campaign

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation (NOTMC) launches its 31st annual Christmas New Orleans Style campaign using print, broadcast, internet, and social media.

Carnival Announces Big-Name Acts

Carnival Cruise Line has announced its initial 2016 Carnival LIVE lineup with popular acts Journey, Trace Adkins, Gladys Knight, and KC & The Sunshine Band entertaining guests on 11 different ships next year.