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Caribbean Destinations Gear Up for Pot Tourism Even While Weed Is Still Illegal

Pot tourism has become a big business in places like Colorado where marijuana has been legalized. Caribbean tourism officials wish local governments would legalize the drug to get pot tourism experiences and events on the map.

Caribbean Destinations Gear Up for Pot Tourism Even While Weed Is Still Illegal

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Pot Tourism Is Growing But Some Destinations Still Take a Sober Approach

Pot tourism isn't the first trend to get the cold shoulder from the travel industry. Just ask the LGBTQ and black travel communities, for example. Travelers will likely spend millions of dollars on pot, anyway, and will find out how to do so with or without the travel industry's help.

Pot Tourism Is Growing But Some Destinations Still Take a Sober Approach

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Pot Tourism to Expand Into San Francisco Lounges

All these years after President Reagan, we still crack down on communities of color for nonviolent drug offenses, but now, we make sure that a privileged class of purveyors of the same weed can safely operate tasting rooms for tourists. It's no accident that the lounge referenced here is in "a once-rundown neighborhood that is gentrifying."

Pot Tourism to Expand Into San Francisco Lounges

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Mexico Official Floats Legalized Pot as Solution to Tourism Woes

This idea may not go anywhere — no law is in the works. But it would be interesting if Mexico loosened laws around the sale and use of marijuana as U.S. officials consider crackdowns.

Mexico Official Floats Legalized Pot as Solution to Tourism Woes

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Pot Tourism Draws Backlash From Residents in Small Alaska Tourist Town

Human instinct is often to rebel against change without considering how change can sometimes be a very good thing. With Talkeetna and other towns in similar positions, residents and business owners should think about how pot tourism can complement and augment their bottom lines rather than extinguishing it.

Pot Tourism Draws Backlash From Residents in Small Alaska Tourist Town

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Pot Tourism Hasn’t Changed the Oregon Economy But It’s an Ancillary Service

Tourists can add buying weed to their things to do list when traveling the Pacific Coast of Oregon. Pot tourism isn't transforming Oregon tourism — just think of it as an additive to the state's diversity of offerings.

Pot Tourism Hasn’t Changed the Oregon Economy But It’s an Ancillary Service

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Pot Tourism in Las Vegas Is the Latest Attraction Beyond Casinos

Entertainment, including live shows, had already been displacing the casinos as a main tourist draw in Las Vegas. We'd be surprised if weed didn't turn out to be another.

Pot Tourism in Las Vegas Is the Latest Attraction Beyond Casinos

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Pot Tourism Era in Las Vegas Poised to Begin

Don't expect vacationers to light up en masse on Las Vegas' casino floors, which are federally regulated. But edibles are harder to detect and could become a thing. Meanwhile, legalized pot in Nevada could be another reason to visit Vegas for many travelers.

Pot Tourism Era in Las Vegas Poised to Begin