New York, March 17: Semana Santa, or Holy Week leading to Easter, is one of the most unique times to be in Quito. The elaborate religious processions are the most distinguished and memorable religious events in Latin America. Taking place from March 19 to April 5, Quito’s Holy Week offers the opportunity to experience traditional, Read More

Hilton Hotels & Resorts Expands Footprint in Canada with the Opening of Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale MISSISSAUGA, Ont. and McLEAN, Va.  – March 17, 2015 – Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the reflagging and reopening of the former Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre® in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada as the Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale.  The hotel was recently acquired, Read More

SAN DIEGO, California – The 6th annual Chamorro Cultural Festival is coming to California State University, San Marcos campus on Saturday, March 28, 2015, to offer Southern Californians the opportunity to experience the unique 4,000 year old Chamorro culture. This family friendly event will offer cultural performances, entertainment, arts and crafts, and a taste, Read More

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The world’s largest gathering of Native American and indigenous people will take place on Thursday, April 23, 2015 in Albuquerque, NM. The 32nd Annual Gathering of Nations, considered the most prominent Native American powwow in the world, will host tens of thousands of people and more than 700 tribes from throughout, Read More

You know it’s spring in Ontario Parks when…   … you see moose. 
Moose are salt-depleted by the end of winter. Early spring runoff and salt from winter highway maintenance form mineral pools in roadside ditches which moose love to feed in. One of the best parks to spy moose in early spring is, Read More

The latest in Festivals and Events in Hawaii for Spring 2015: The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua will convene Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers during the 23rd annual Celebration of the Arts festival from May 8-10. The three-day event features hands-on art, demonstrations, films, cultural panels, music and dance, and a rich exploration of, Read More

NORWALK, CT – Every year spring break offers college students a much-needed respite from their late-night study sessions and an excuse to take a spontaneous getaway with friends. In fact, 73 percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 say they are likely to take a last-minute getaway in 2015, according to, Read More

The Atlantic Initiative for Tourism 2015 Conference organised jointly by the UNWTO and the Kingdom of Morocco showed beyond any doubt that tourism as an industry needs to be revisited and its base analysed to ensure it remains relevant.   A few years ago everyone took it for granted that tourism would keep sailing bye by just showcasing one’s unique, Read More

Puerto Vallarta’s annual LGBT event “Vallarta Pride” will have a number of new initiatives this year, including an Andre Christian fashion show, an International Film Festival Screening and the participation of Lea DeLaria as Grand Marshal. The eight-day event will take place from May 17 to 24, 2015 and participants will also see returning, Read More

MIAMI, FL – Carnival Corporation & plc celebrated the launch of P&O Cruises UK’s newest ship, Britannia, in a naming ceremony held today in Southampton, England, to commemorate its entry into service for the P&O Cruises fleet.  Britannia, the first of two new ships joining Carnival Corporation’s industry-leading fleet in 2015, will be joined, Read More