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Groups Today Destination articles bring travel planners new insights into well-traveled destinations and quick tips for those hidden treasures.

Floating mountains, bioluminescent rainforests and soaring Banshees: Walt Disney World's future looks a lot like the film Avatar. On Saturday, November 19, 2016, Bob Chapek, chairman, Disney Parks and Resorts, unveiled a new expansion to Disney's Animal Kindgom for summer 2017: Pandora—The World of Avatar.

Bill and Hillary Clinton have strong ties to Arkansas, and there are a number of attractions across the state for groups to explore. Among them are the William J. Clinton Presidential Center and Park, the President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site and more.

The Nanjing Municipal Tourism Commission recently launched its new North American website for Nanjing tourism. GoToNanjing.com is the first website designed specifically for consumers, tour operators and the travel trade across North America.

The worlds of Broadway and fashion rarely intersect. Yet they did when legendary designer Valentino called the hit Broadway musical Aladdin "the most beautiful show on the planet" in The New York Times.

Begin your group's journey through the Mississippi Delta at the Gateway to the Blues Museum. Located on Highway 61, the museum is the first place many people see as they roll into Tunica.

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This Wouldn't Look Better as a Lake

"Wouldn't this look better as a lake?"

I was staring out into Yosemite Valley. Half Dome and El Capitan loomed in the distance—two natural landmarks accomplishing what I thought impossible: Make the giant sequoias gathered below look small.

"What?" I turned to the man standing next to me.

"A joke," he said. "Someone once thought this valley would make a great lake."

Get Your Kicks on ... Route 50?

Route 66 sure gets a lot of hype, but have you sent groups along U.S. Route 50 lately? Probably not. In July 1986, Life magazine dubbed the Nevada portion, "The Loneliest Road in America." And yet, from rural mountain ranges to desolate deserts and miles upon miles of rich farmland, Route 50 stretches across 3,073 miles from Ocean City, Maryland to Sacramento, California. It spans 12 states and links four state capitals—offering the most complete cross-sectional journey along the United States midriff.

OMG Experiences (a.k.a. Millennial Travel Trends)

Millennials are one of the largest generations in history (larger, even, than the baby boomers)—and they're entering their prime spending years. Born between 1982 and 1999, millennials were raised on the Internet, fostering a global awareness and an inherent interest in travel. But what are these young travelers looking for? The Millennial Traveler Report conducted by Expedia and Future Foundation discovered a few key generational characteristics.