Articles tagged “maryland”

Expedia and Other Booking Sites May Lose Protected Tax Status in Maryland

Expedia and Other Booking Sites May Lose Protected Tax Status in Maryland

Brian Witte and Meredith Somers, Associated Press

A tax on small businesses? Since when is Expedia a small business? 1996?

4 years ago

Annapolis Officials Look for Visitor Spike After Fourfold Increase of Tourism Ad Budget

Annapolis Officials Look for Visitor Spike After Fourfold Increase of Tourism Ad Budget

Tim Pratt, The Capital

The significant budget jump provides city and other tourism professionals the opportunity to measure the impact advertising has on building awareness and attracting visitors.

5 years ago

Maryland Tourism Officials Say New Casinos Led to Visitor Hike in 2012

Associated Press

Maryland's visitors numbers will be even greater for 2013. Its beaches provided a nearby vacation for those reluctant to return to the Jersey Shore after Hurricane Sandy.

5 years ago

Delaware Beach Residents Fight to Protect Areas’ Small-Town Charm

Delaware Beach Residents Fight to Protect Areas’ Small-Town Charm

Associated Press

The lack of big brand resorts is a selling point for Delaware beach communities whose residents don't want to see family-owned hotels and restaurants disappear.

6 years ago