Spring’s trendiest U.S. attractions

Spring’s trendiest U.S. attractions

From Travel Pulse Nashville, Tennessee’s Grand Ole Opry is the top trending attraction in America this spring based on year-over-year search activity on TripAdvisor.com. The country music mecca experienced an impressive 110 percent increase in desktop and mobile search sessions on the travel website between March 1 and April 16 compared to the same period […]

Disney debuting two new attractions this summer

Disney debuting two new attractions this summer

From Travel Pulse Travelers looking for extra fun this summer will be happy to find out that Disney has big plans for Walt Disney World and Disneyland this year, including the debut of two new spectacular attractions. Starting May 27, officials have announced that both The World of Avatar at Disney World and Guardians of […]

Five tips to navigate the redesigned Graceland in Memphis, TN

Five tips to navigate the redesigned Graceland in Memphis, TN

MEMPHIS, April 18, 2017 – One of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States is Elvis Presley’s Graceland. The museum and tribute to the dynamic musician and movie star host some 600,000 visitors annually. Recently, the colonial revival mansion, surrounding estate, and exhibits received a makeover as part of a $45 million dollar […]

The Great American Road Trip is costing more these days

The Great American Road Trip is costing more these days

From Travel Pulse Thinking about taking the great American road trip this summer? Be prepared to pay more at the pump as gas prices slowly make a slow but steady upward climb. According to a recent study by AAA, gasoline prices are expected to jump by more than 40 cents this summer, topping out at […]

US drops among most desirable tourist destinations according to report

US drops among most desirable tourist destinations according to report

From Travel Pulse President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban has led many to project a decline in international tourism to the U.S. However, a new report issued last week shows that Trump’s blocked executive order is just one potential pitfall for the U.S.’s travel and tourism industries moving forward. According to the World Economic Forum’s 2017 […]

Six steps for planning your best trip ever

Six steps for planning your best trip ever

From Travel Pulse So, you’ve decided this is the year you’ll take that trip you’ve been dreaming about. Where to? The Amalfi Coast?  Exploring Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way? Letting the good times roll in New Orleans? Maybe you’re looking for destination-inspiration. However, before you do, or if choosing to plan your own vacation, check out […]

‘Hotels vs rentals’ battle continues in Florida

‘Hotels vs rentals’ battle continues in Florida

From Travel Pulse The debate over whether vacation rentals are homes or businesses is heating up in one of the world’s top tourist destinations. The Miami Herald reports that the Florida House of Representatives’ Careers & Competition Subcommittee voted 9-6 to pass a polarizing bill. If ultimately signed into law, it would prevent local governments […]

Coachella lodging nearly gone, but options for boutique stays remain

Coachella lodging nearly gone, but options for boutique stays remain

California’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival is just around the corner. The desert gathering, held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, is attended annually by thousands of fans, eager to see epic performers like Radiohead, Lady Gaga and Kendrick Lamar. Coachella increased its capacity to 125,000 festivalgoers for 2017, which is why many […]

Tips for driving your first solo trip alone cross-country

Tips for driving your first solo trip alone cross-country

By Vania Silva / National Motorists Association Headed for your first solo road trip cross-country? Don’t leave home without having read this article. Learn how to avoid traffic, save money and more importantly, how to stay awake and arrive safe on your first solo trip. Before Setting Off Before setting off cross-country, the first thing […]