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Tourism Tuesdays May 5, 2015

Birmingham is No. 1 on Zagat’s list of America’s Next Hot Food Cities   USA TODAY features Jim ‘N Nicks and Moe’s among America’s best regional chains USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Eight eats in Alabama that are more than food Alabama Shakes Scores Its First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart April Walking Tours […]

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Tourism Tuesdays April 28, 2015

Tourists paid $548 million in state taxes in 2014, up 79% in 12 years Tourism sparks River Region economy Barber Motorsports IndyCar race gets 2+ minutes on David Letterman Groups film at Cheaha, plead for park to remain open Every High School in America is getting a free DVD of Selma Sleeping in rain for […]

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Tourism Tuesdays April 21, 2015

Leisure Group Travel Magazine highlights Civil Rights Sites ‘I felt like we were saved that day’, the Hog Wild Beach & BBQ story Bellingrath Gardens and Home Executive Director receives Outstanding Alumni Award Racing rovers under the space shuttle, climbing Martian hills, and navigating moon rocks. It’s racing in the Rocket City Alabama Makers Market […]

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