Tourism

(CBS)

Mass. Officials Highlight Importance Of Multi-Billion Dollar Tourism Biz

Massachusetts political and business leaders are gathering in Boston to highlight the importance of tourism to the local economy and honor those who have helped make the state an attractive destination.

10/19/2013

Campton Campground in NH. (WBZ-TV photo)

Government Shutdown Could Affect Columbus Day Weekend Plans In NH

Campgrounds on federal land in New Hampshire’s White Mountains could shut down this week barring a last-minute deal.

10/08/2013

(CBS)

Boston Sees Surge In Tourism Since Marathon Bombing

After the September 11th attacks in New York City, planes were grounded, fear lingered and there was a total collapse of Boston’s tourism business.

07/03/2013

Cape Cod Tourism

Local Tourism Industry Poised For Strong Summer

The state’s multibillion-dollar tourism industry is poised for a strong summer, if recent data and interviews with industry executives are any indication.

05/24/2012

(Photo Credit: Henrietta's Table)

Things To Do In Boston On Christmas Day

Whether you celebrate the holiday or not; you don’t have to sit around the open fire roasting chestnuts. Here are some fun ways to spend the day.

CBS Boston–12/20/2011

(Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NH Tourism Officials Anticipate More Than 600,000 Visitors

The number of travelers is expected to be up, even after the damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene.

10/07/2011

A room in the Liberty Hotel in Boston. (File Image credit: HO/LIBERTY HOTEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston-Area Hotels Gaining Traction As Room Rates Rise

With demand for hotel rooms back to pre-recession levels, rates are increasing locally — but hotel operators say they’re still cautious in their optimism.

07/25/2011

Cape Cod Tourism

Cape Business Owners Hopeful For Successful Tourism Season

The holiday weekend and the warm weather proved a strong pairing for tourism on the Cape. This summer is predicted to be one of the most successful seasons in years.

05/29/2011

A boater heads out on Lake Winnipesaukee in Meredith, New Hampshire

Sunny Forecast For Weather & Economic Outlook Around Winnipesaukee In NH

Businesses around Lake Winnipesaukee are gearing up for a busy holiday weekend. At Brown’s Boat Basin, they’re working to get boats in the water for customers anxious to kick off the summer season.

05/26/2011

Gov. Deval Patrick (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Patrick’s Rhetoric Doesn’t Match Reality

Gov. Deval Patrick is one of the best in the business at a key part of the professional politician’s craft – telling people what they want to hear.

03/24/2011

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