News for November 2011

Voyager of the Seas is larger than life

Voyager of the Seas is larger than life

November 28, 2011 Latest News

"Voyager of the Seas is as luxurious as it is long."Sunday, November 27, 2011By: Jerry McLeod, Times -PicayuneIt sailed in smoothly overnight, slinking up the Mississippi River and gliding into place at the city's new Julia Street Cruise Termina… Read More »

Louisiana Tax-free Shopping Program is well received by all

Louisiana Tax-free Shopping Program is well received by all

November 14, 2011 Latest News

"Program is seen as a win-win on every aspect"By: Ed Anderson, Time PicayuneNovember 13, 2011BATON ROUGE -- Louisiana's Tax Free Shopping Program, which gives overseas visitors a chance to recoup some of the sales tax they pay on purchases made… Read More »

Armstrong Airport passenger traffic up for 14th straight month

Armstrong Airport passenger traffic up for 14th straight month

November 8, 2011 Latest News

"...those arriving at the airport — was up 4.8 percent..."by CityBusiness staff reportsNovember 8th, 2011Passenger traffic at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport posted its 14th straight year-over-year gain in September, acco… Read More »

Boom at the inns

Boom at the inns

November 7, 2011 Latest News

Hotels are being renovated in larger numbers...The attention may have been on the Hyatt Regency as construction crews worked to deliver a sparkling new hotel last month following a six-year closure. But it was hardly the only hotel in New Orleans … Read More »

SAC will acquire Sonesta

SAC will acquire Sonesta

November 3, 2011 Latest News

No changes in the future for the New Orleans hotelBOSTON—Sonesta International Hotels Corp. entered into a definitive merger agreement in which Sonesta Acquisition Corp. (SAC formerly known as Property Acquisition Corp.), will acquire Sonest… Read More »