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Kenny Kuhn
July 02, 2020 - 11:11 am
The travel industry has taken a huge hit because of COVID-19 restrictions.
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Chris Miller
June 04, 2020 - 1:45 pm
While most Louisiana businesses will be allowed to let more customers in when Phase 2 of relaxing coronavirus restrictions begins Friday, New Orleans officials say it may be a week behind the rest of the state.
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NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - MAY 22: A waitress takes an order during lunch at Royal House Oyster Bar. The city of New Orleans began allowing restaurants to reopen at 25% capacity during Phase 1 of reopening.
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Chris Miller
June 03, 2020 - 10:51 am
With businesses being allowed to let more customers in, and more attractions able to open, when Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions begins Friday, Louisiana Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser says he is ready to start promoting drive-market tourism again.
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Marketing aims at drive-in tourists
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Thomas Perumean
May 31, 2020 - 10:13 am
Marketing aims at bringing back drive-in tourists
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WWL Newsroom
May 22, 2020 - 5:14 pm
Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser is encouraging Louisiana residents to explore their state over the holiday weekend. Louisiana’s state parks have canceled all out of state bookings through phase one and Nungesser says now is the time for locals to check them out because there is something for every member...
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Chris Miller
May 04, 2020 - 12:30 pm
Carnival Cruise Lines today announced it will resume cruises in the U.S. out of three ports, beginning August 1. New Orleans is not among them.
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Thomas Perumean
May 03, 2020 - 10:40 am
Want to get away? Maybe a short three day vacay? Texas is open, again.
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The battered global tourism industry is facing uncertainty
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Associated Press
May 03, 2020 - 10:14 am
Global tourism poised for a comeback
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Arrivederci, Italia: U.S. travel warning death blow to tourism in Italy
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Associated Press
February 29, 2020 - 11:13 am
Arrivederci, Italia:U.S. travel advisory big blow to Italian
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Jim Hanzo
January 01, 2020 - 5:58 am
Thousands of Georgia and Baylor fans have descended in New Orleans in anticipation of tonight's Sugar Bowl. Many have been in town a few days. Mark Romig, Chief Marketing Officer for New Orleans and Company says it's just about evenly matched. Georgia has been here before and they have brought in a...
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