Articles tagged “tampa bay”

Travel on Tap: The Rise of Craft Beer Tourism

Travel on Tap: The Rise of Craft Beer Tourism

Greg, Skift

Craft Beer is big business in America with a proven ability engage a new travel consumer who will spend added dollars to visit local neighborhoods and beer-themed events.

4 years ago

Sporting Events Fuel Tampa’s Tourism Sector Success

Sporting Events Fuel Tampa’s Tourism Sector Success

Associated Press

Warm weather, the right kinds of venues, and a reputation for hosting sporting events has made the destination a top choice for professional and amateur teams.

5 years ago

How Cricket Fields and a Visit Helped Tampa Tourism Secure Bollywood Oscars

How Cricket Fields and a Visit Helped Tampa Tourism Secure Bollywood Oscars

Mike Salinero, Tampa Tribune

It wasn't a mere trip to Macau to pitch Tampa Bay that enabled Visit Tampa Bay to win the right to host the 2014 Bollywood Oscars. Tourism officials really did their utmost to learn the culture, and building some cricket fields did a lot to win goodwill.

6 years ago