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Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Dec. 4, 2015

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | December 04, 2015

Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Dec. 4, 2015

Barbados Named Destination of the Year
Barbados wins big in 2015 with the recognition of the island as ‘Destination of the Year’ 2015 and acknowledgment for the opening of its newest resort, Sandals Barbados.

These Locations Are Capitalizing on Star Wars-Related Travel
Scenes from "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens" were shot in a number of places not used in the previous six films.

Coffee and Tourism Form an Alliance in Honduras
High-altitude coffee and tourism have formed an alliance in Honduras to promote the beverage's consumption and the different attractions for visitors in the six regions where the aromatic bean is grown.

Vegas Reveals Details of Convention Center Renovation
Tourism executives offered more insight today into their plans to expand and renovate the Las Vegas Convention Center as they continued to make their case to a committee that will be influential in funding the project.


Canadian Museum for Human Rights has won a national tourism award. 

Giving the gift of travel is guaranteed to create lasting memories

Which spots will be next yea'rs "it" destinations?

Travelers are saying no to terrorism with travel plans. 

Barbados plans to attract tourists year-round with more cultural options.


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