Articles tagged “cincinnati”

Using Sports to Entice High-Spending Visitors

Using Sports to Entice High-Spending Visitors

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Tourism organizations usually jump on anything that can bring luxury tourists to a city or area, and the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament is no exception.

5 months ago

Cincinnati Courts Luxury Travelers Through Pro Tennis

Cincinnati Courts Luxury Travelers Through Pro Tennis

Laura Powell, Skift

Most major sporting events take place in cities that already attract large numbers of high-end tourists. But for one small Midwestern city, hosting a professional tennis tournament is a way to attract luxury travelers who might otherwise not consider a visit.

5 months ago

It’s Not All Doom and Gloom for Airports Knocked Out of Hub Status

It’s Not All Doom and Gloom for Airports Knocked Out of Hub Status

Karen Jacobs, Reuters

The U.S. needs to re-imagine how its airports work in the current world of fewer and fewer airlines. That means lots of growing pains but, hopefully, a better flying world somewhere down the road.

5 years ago

Cincinnati wants to turn its downtrodden brewery district into a tourist draw

Cincinnati wants to turn its downtrodden brewery district into a tourist draw

Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press

Considering the increased popularity of microbreweries and local beer making, it seems like a no-brainer that the city should take advantage of its brewing history.

6 years ago