Tourism in New Jersey was a $35.5 billion industry last year. Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno told a tourism conference in Atlantic City on Thursday that figure was up just under 1 percent from 2009.
A company that monitors the hotel industry, Smith Travel Research, found that Philadelphia hotels booked just under four million room nights in 2010.
by KYW’s Bob Bicknell Here’s a site for those who like to venture far and wide for “travel, not tourism.” This is more about going your own way than following the herd.
There’s a little bit of love coming to the eyesore of a visitors’ center in Love Park (JFK Plaza).
To highlight the importance of local foods, Philadelphia tourism officials today were enlisting the help of a well-known caterer to teach passersby in “Love Park” (JFK Plaza) how to create their own cheesesteaks using totally […]
The rise of casinos in our area has raised the stakes in Philadelphia’s quest for the tourist dollar.
The heat did not stop tourists from taking in the sights in Old City. But visitors did take precautions.
KYW Newsradio Team Coverage by John McDevitt, Mike DeNardo, Mike Dunn, Jim Melwert, Hadas Kuznits, Pat Loeb, and Ian Bush The search continued on Thursday morning for two people still missing after Wednesday’s accident on […]
by KYW’s John McDevitt Thanks to the oppressive heat it’s a day off for some who work outdoors — and that includes animals.