Colorado Tourism Leadership Journey

The Colorado Tourism Leadership Journey was created by the Colorado Tourism Office for aspiring leaders with a demonstrated commitment to a career in the tourism industry and a passion for sharing the Colorado experience. This tuition-based, yearlong program is ideal for high-performing people seeking to advance their effectiveness as tourism leaders. For employers, it offers …

Nebraska

Photo: USFWS Mountain-Prairie, Flock of Mallards Nebraska is bordered by South Dakota to the north; Iowa to the east and Missouri to the southeast, across the Missouri River; Kansas to the south; Colorado to the southwest; and Wyoming to the west. The state capitol is Lincoln. Cities North Platte Ogallala, Nebraska Omaha Headlines UNK Study: …

North Platte

North Platte is located in the southwestern part of the state, along Interstate 80, at the confluence of the North and South Platte Rivers forming the Platte River. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.ci.north-platte.ne.us http://www.nparea.com https://nebraskalanddays.com Golden Spike Tower The Golden Spike Tower is a private non-profit organizations, offering guests a bird’s eye view of the …

Silver City

Silver City is a town in New Mexico. Elsewhere on the Web Silver City http://www.townofsilvercity.org Silver City MainStreet is an accredited New Mexico MainStreet program committed to working with our community to foster economic development in our historic downtown. We do this through collaboration and promotion of downtown events, improvements to and preservation of our …

Los Angeles

Photo: Ron Reiring, Dodger Stadium Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. Photo Nearby Parks Joshua Tree National Park Planeta.com Los Angeles Links UCLA California Cities

Vermont

Photo: Ken Lund, St. Johnsbury Vermont is bordered by Massachusetts to the south, New Hampshire to the east, New York to the west, and the Canadian province of Quebec to the north. Planeta.com Vermont Links USA USA States

Burning Man

Photo: BLM The Burning Man event has taken place on public lands on the Black Rock Desert Playa every year but one since 1990. The annual festival draws 70,000 people to create a temporary city in the northern Nevada desert, and the week each year culminates with the burning of the Man structure Saturday night …

National Travel and Tourism Week

The first full week of May is recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week in the USA, a tradition first celebrated in 1984, established by a Congressional joint resolution passed in 1983. For details about activities this year, check the Ustravel.org map. 2018 dates: May 6-12. National Travel and Tourism Week 2018 Key Links https://www.ustravel.org/events/national-travel-and-tourism-week …

Louisiana Links

Links related to Louisiana Recommended listening LNL in New Orleans Flickr Fontainebleau State Park Twitter @CookinLouisiana @LaStateCulture @LTPA_tweets @LAStateParks @JeanLafitteNPS @McNeese @LakeCharlesCVB Wikipedia Louisiana http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jambalaya Nature Louisiana Wildlife Federation Creole Nature Trail Food Louisiana Eats! Tours http://www.cajunman.com Indigenous Peoples: Chitimacha http://www.chitimacha.gov http://www.chitimacha.gov/tribal_museum_main.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chitimacha https://foursquare.com/v/chitimacha-museum/4f0f84a0e4b0380200beb8bb Tourism Portals Louisiana Travel – Flickr – https://twitter.com/LouisianaTravel Explore Louisiana North …

What are your plans for Earth Day?

Poster: Roofdog Earth Day (April 22) has proved extremely popular in the United States and around the world. And in 2018? Let us know your plans. Hashtag: #EarthDay Some history: Back in the early 1960s Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson introduced the idea of ‘Earth Day’ to then President John F Kennedy and has officially celebrated since 1972. Earth Day …