CAR RENTAL TAX DEFEATED IN IDAHO

The same sorts of taxes that fund California tourism have been defeated in Idaho recently, and the National Business Travel Association (NBTA) couldn’t be happier.  NBTA praised the defeat of the Idaho Rental Car Tax Proposal in March 2009. Claiming victory for the...

PRIVACY CONCERNS OF WEB SURFERS

80% of Web Users Are Concerned about Privacy Online, and over 3,000 of the web users surveyed were most concerned with information being gleaned from sites that could compromise an individual’s credit information, banking and even the type of information being...

NEW CONDE NASTE VP

Chris Mitchell was named vice president and publisher of  Condé Nast Traveler effective immediately. Announced by Charles H. Townsend, President and C.E.O. of Condé Nast,  Mitchell has been the Vice President and Publisher of Wired Media since April 2008, and before...

WORLD’S LARGEST SKATEBOARD CHAMPIONSHIP

World’s Largest Skateboarding Championship  Maloof Money Cup 2009 to be Held in Costa Mesa, California Skateboarding’s Biggest Names and Rising Stars Compete for Largest Skateboarding Purse in History – Over $450,000 in Prize Money at the Orange County (California)...

WHISTLER, BC BEARFOOT BISTRO IS NORTHERN COMFORT

Whistler, BC–Bistro-style French food at Bearfoot Bistro in Whistler, BC, Canada, (home to upcoming Summer Olympic Games) has Canadians and vacation travelers turning heads. Canada’s best chef, Executive Chef Melissa Craig, has a new menu and invites patrons to sample...