Tag Archives: travel

Travel media resources to share with your customers

While putting together a presentation for the ETC (Educational Travel Community) conference in Boston, I was asked by the organizers to create a list of 15 travel-related resource sites that tour operators, tour suppliers, alumni group travel organizers, and others … Continue reading

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Travel Post Friday: Church of Country Music takes a close-up

This is one of the windows in the “Church of Country Music,” the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. It is the winter home of the Grand Ole Opry music show, and many would say that the Ryman is its spiritual home, … Continue reading

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Travel Post Friday: the closer to the ocean, the better. For the ions, you know.

If I can walk out onto a balcony, hear waves crashing and smell that salty smell, I’m a happy hotel/house guest. Really, what else would you expect from a formerly seagoing Navy woman? My husband Chris Fancher told me when … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 16 March 2014

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town. Submissions have been rather thin … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 12 Dec 2013

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town. We normally publish every other … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 31 October 2013

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town. We normally publish every other … Continue reading

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Carnival of Cities for 2 October 2013

Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town. After taking a break for … Continue reading

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Social media is not hard: you talk about pie

Too many folks WAY over-complicate social media. As my Tourism Currents business partner Leslie McLellan says, “It’s NOT rocket science; it’s social.” The screenshot above is an enjoyable exchange on Twitter between me (who likes to visit OKC and tell … Continue reading

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Better online content: don’t forget audio

(Part of my “Better Online Content” series of posts: quick tips on creating more effective content that takes advantage of the social web’s unique publishing environment.) In the rush towards more visual content like photos and video, don’t forget about appealing … Continue reading

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