News for February 2016

New Orleans Named One of the Best Cities in North America by Travel + Leisure

New Orleans Named One of the Best Cities in North America by Travel + Leisure

February 22, 2016 Latest News

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Superdome listed on National Register of Historic Places

Superdome listed on National Register of Historic Places

February 16, 2016 Latest News

By: Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The Superdome, a 40-year-old landmark on the New Orleans skyline, has been named to the National Register of Historic Places despite an objection by the state, which owns the stadium and is … Read More »

Longer Algiers-Canal Street ferry hours will stay through 2016

Longer Algiers-Canal Street ferry hours will stay through 2016

February 13, 2016 Latest News

By Wilborn P. Nobles III, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Late service hours for the Algiers Point-Canal Street ferry will continue until Dec.31, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority said Friday (Feb. 12). The service, which runs&nbs… Read More »

Ace Hotels Opening in New Orleans

Ace Hotels Opening in New Orleans

February 2, 2016 Latest News

by Megan Hill; Global Traveler Ace Hotels, the super-hip chain with locations in Portland, Ore., and New York, is headed to New Orleans. The brand will open its new location inside a 1920s Art Deco building on Carondelet Street, where formerly the… Read More »

How independent hoteliers grab direct bookings

How independent hoteliers grab direct bookings

February 2, 2016 Latest News

With changes happening within the online-travel-agency space, such as consolidation, it's more important than ever for independent hoteliers to have a sound distribution strategy that focuses on direct bookings. One way to boost direct busines… Read More »