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Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Dec. 17, 2015

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | December 17, 2015

Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Dec. 17, 2015

Best Ever’ Year of Tourism for Ireland
Tourism Ireland sees an 11 percent rise in visitor numbers this year.

Bahama Tourism Opens New U.S. Offices
Within the United States, The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism now has physical offices in New York; Washington, DC; Los Angeles; Houston; Atlanta; and Plantation, Fla.

Best New Attractions in Orlando
Beyond the parks, there were some major additions for tourists.

AAA Maps Out Next Year’s Travel Trends
Unique experiences top the list of what travelers are looking for now

7 Literary Destinations to Visit in the U.S. in 2016
Follow in the footsteps of some of the country’s most famous writers


Sharing a villa over the holidays? Here's an Etiquette guide to sharing a vacation rental.

It’s getting easier to travel on BART in San Francisco.

Will Medellin become Latin America’s next great dining scene?

The Force is strong at the “Happiest Place on Earth.”

Are these the 10 North American sights to see in 2016?

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