Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Feb. 11, 2016
PHOTO: Yosemite National Park (Photo courtesy of Thinkstock)
Finding Magical Bliss in Iceland
In Honor of Valentine’s Day: How to Take a Break-Up Trip
Yosemite Update: What to Know About the New Concessionaire
Traveling With Teens? Head to Orlando
JUST THE LINKS
When Instagram fame leads to risky behavior: That is the lesson of Hawaii’s Dead Man’s Catwalk, a hike on private property that has inspired visitors to take risky stunt photos and is now being shut down.
With a nuclear deal in place and sanctions easing, Iran is seeking to promote tourism to the country, setting a lofty goal of 20 million tourists per year by 2025.
A chief provider of sun-and-sand vacations in Spain, Palma de Mallorca tourism is on the rise as a new report finds the city is the fourth most-visited in Spain.
American Express names St. Lucia one of the top trending destinations in 2016 – one of only two Caribbean destinations to receive such honors – it was also named as an alternative to Zika-affected nations.
Looking to escape? How about a weekend getaway in San Miguel de Allende? With a burgeoning foodie culture and a festive vibe, this quaint Mexican town is easy to reach for a short, three-day getaway.
For more Destination & Tourism News
More by Janeen Christoff
Get Travel Deals and Travel News
Recent Travel Opinions
Airlines & Airports
Cruise Line & Cruise Ship