Tourism

Tourism

Changing times at Florida theme parks lure you into other worlds

World of Avatar and other new attractions at Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Universal Orlando, Legoland and other places show how parks’ technology and amenities, rides and revenue have changed and grown.

Tourism

Florida Gov. Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017

Florida governor Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017 at Jungle Island in Miami on May 15, 2017.Gov. Rick Scott touted record tourism in Florida during the first quarter of 2017 as he considers vetoing a dramatic cut to the state’s tourism marketing arm, Visit Florida. The state legislature approved last week a cut to Visit Florida’s funding by 67 percent, from $78 million to $25 million. C

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Sailing soon from the U.S. to Cuba: ships from Norwegian and Royal Caribbean

Miami-based cruise companies Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and Royal Caribbean Cruises have been approved to sail to Cuba. Norwegian’s three lines, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas, will beginning voyages in the spring and Royal Caribbean’s Royal Caribbean International and Azamara Club Cruises will sail in the near future.

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017

Florida governor Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017 at Jungle Island in Miami on May 15, 2017.Gov. Rick Scott touted record tourism in Florida during the first quarter of 2017 as he considers vetoing a dramatic cut to the state’s tourism marketing arm, Visit Florida. The state legislature approved last week a cut to Visit Florida’s funding by 67 percent, from $78 million to $25 million. C
Florida Gov. Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017 1:21

Florida Gov. Rick Scott announces record tourist visits for early 2017

Celebrity Cruises’ new ship gets built in virtual reality 1:10

Celebrity Cruises’ new ship gets built in virtual reality

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Battle's family relieved that trial is over

Prosecutors disappointed Andres Avalos Jr. sentenced to life not death 0:51

Prosecutors disappointed Andres Avalos Jr. sentenced to life not death