Tourism

Ecotourism theGrio.com
Before booking your next getaway, check out a list of ecotourism destinations that give back to the community and the environment.
/ April 23, 2022
Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO William Pate said he expects a stronger rebound in business and group travel this year.
/ January 22, 2022
thegrio.com, maldives, tourism
Come visit the Maldives, its president entreated the world at this year’s United Nations General Assembly, moments before switching to an impassioned plea for help combatting climate change.
/ September 27, 2021
A Louisiana couple was arrested in Hawaii after they tried to circumvent COVID protocols by allegedly bribing a security worker.
/ February 19, 2021
Caribbean St Kitts and Nevis thegrio.com
Multiple Caribbean nations have implemented plans to sell citizenship to Americans and other populations after COVID-19 causes tourism decline.
/ July 21, 2020
Lynching Memorial thegrio.com
Montgomery’s National Memorial for Peace & Justice and Legacy Museum has received the Attraction of the Year Award by the Alabama Tourism Department.
/ August 25, 2019
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
African American travelers spent tens of millions of dollars in 2018 meaning the black dollar is critical to the tourism industry, a new study says
/ December 26, 2018
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
It turns out South Carolina’s decision to remove the Confederate flag from its statehouse grounds is helping the state economically in addition to socially.
/ October 5, 2016
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
The first time I heard about Palau, I was looking through a travel blogger friend’s captivating photos from her recent visit. […]
/ December 23, 2015
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO – Fifteen reasons for singles to visit Brazil.
/ May 29, 2015
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – Several African-American landmarks and heritage sites have been forced to close Tuesday following the federal government shutdown.
/ October 1, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – In response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, many have pushed for a boycott of Florida in disapproval of the state’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ law…
/ July 24, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – In the wake of a Florida jury finding George Zimmerman not guilty for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin, some want to disrupt the state’s image, through a black tourism boycott of the state…
/ July 19, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
NBC Chicago – Desiree Rogers is adding another line to her resume and has now been tapped to chair the board of Choose Chicago.
/ May 21, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Visitors coming to the nation’s capital for President Barack Obama’s second inauguration can’t stay in the one place President Ronald Reagan’s family once called an eight-star hotel…
/ December 26, 2012
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) – The latest Ebola outbreak in Uganda has dimmed hopes of a successful year for the country’s growing tourism industry, government officials and tour operators said on Wednesday…
/ August 2, 2012
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
MOGADISU, Somalia (AP) – Mogadishu is losing a label it never wanted in the first place: The World’s Most Dangerous City…
/ June 13, 2012