Photo: Women pose for a photo as they visit the Church of the Nativity, traditionally believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ, in the West Bank town of Bethlehem The biblical town of Bethlehem marked a merry Christmas on Saturday, with thousands of visitors descending upon the traditional birthplace of Jesus as it rebounds
Photo courtesy of DepositPhotos The Grand Canyon State is perhaps the most spectacular region of the US, with a rich and fascinating landscape and history that offers a thriving and growing culture and economy. Whether it’s the fast-expanding tourism industry drawing millions of Americans to the state or the dynamic sports betting industry offering a
Photo: Allen Reed has a license to sell waters on the plaza in front of the Lincoln Memorial, one of the busiest tourist sites in Washington – with enough business that he added a partner. (Photo by Neetish Basnet/Cronkite News) Political rallies here almost always feature signs and speeches and chanting. There is often heated
More than 75,000 jobs supported by short-term rentals in the Grand Canyon State Airbnb and Expedia Group today released a new report—the Economic Impact of Short-Term Rentals in Arizona’—by Rounds Consulting Group, Inc. (RCG). This new report was commissioned by Airbnb and Expedia Group to better understand how short-term rentals support cities, towns, and the state.
‘Investment in our state parks system is an investment in rural Arizona’ Arizona could soon make the largest single investment into its parks and trails in state history, under a budget proposal released recently by Governor Doug Ducey. The $176.7 million spending proposal is aimed at making sure Arizona’s more than 30 parks and more
Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Office of Tourism announced 43 businesses and organizations across the state will receive a total of more than $9.4 million in Visit Arizona Initiative Partnership grant funding, which supports the relaunch or expansion of a wide variety of festivals, arts and culture and community events statewide. From the Flagstaff