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Planning to visit Branson, Missouri, with your group in 2017? There's always something exciting happening in this Ozark Mountain town. Make sure these exciting new attractions, shows and festivals are on your radar.

James Cameron's Titanic is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and attractions across the United States are commemorating the film's debut. If your group members are film fans, hopeless romantics or curious about how Jack just couldn't hop right up on that door with Kate instead of dying from hypothermia—check out these activities.

Columbus, Ohio, offers an impressive list of locally crafted products, businesses, restaurants and attractions for an itinerary. Now, there's a carefully curated trail you can follow to help your group delve into a collection of standout shops found only in Columbus.

One of China's four great ancient capitals, Nanjing is home to a wealth of history—much of it illuminated through architectural sites. In Nanjing, the old and new stand side-by-side, offering a unique experience for visitors.

Don't miss these sites on your Nanjing itinerary.

California piers of yesteryear were used as centers for maritime trade. Today, these historical landmarks draw visitors for fishing, encounters with ocean wildlife and sun-drenched days spent exploring, shopping and dining. Piers are reason enough to visit the Golden State—so if you're planning a California itinerary, consider adding these eight cool piers Visit California recommends.

Recent Blogs

Lessons Learned During 2017

Once again, the travel and tourism industry faces both new and ongoing challenges. Travel and tourism cannot be separated from the world context in which they operate. Be that context political states of war, or one of health issues or of economic undulations, what occurs throughout the world touches every aspect of tourism. It is for this reason that every once in a while, it is good for travel and tourism professionals to take a step back and to review at least some of the basic fundamentals of their industry.

Tour Planner Versus the Internet: Why (and How) the Travel Planner Will Win

We are in the midst of a digital transformation. More and more, travelers use the Internet to find travel inspiration and information. They can easily book flights and hotels—now more than ever, thanks to Google. There are apps to hail transportation, book table reservations and more.

10 Key Travel Moments from 2017

Each new year brings an air of hope. When the Trump administration instated the first travel ban in January, however, it looked like 2017 was off to a turbulent start for the travel industry. This year definitely had its rough patches, yet there were good things, too.

With each setback, the travel industry rallied together and proved that the industry isn't just an industry—but a community determined to change the world through remarkable destinations and extraordinary experiences.