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Alabama’s UK representative forms his own company

  Andy Facer, who has served as Alabama’s main contact for tour operators in the U.K. & Ireland markets since 2017 has formed his own company with Alabama as his first account. Facer previously worked for Global Travel Marketing, a firm headed by Venessa Alexander, who’s decision to pursue other interest was advanced when Covid […]

Tourism Tuesday August 11, 2020

Join Alabama Tourism in Alabama Restaurant Week Journalist wins award for her story on Southern food and visit to Highlands Bar & Grill 10 fantastic outdoor experiences in Gulf Shores Restoration of Alabama’s Lightning Point nearly complete Update Your Partner Listing Just in Time for Alabama Restaurant Week Best thing to do in Alabama: Pay respects […]

Tourism Tuesday August 4, 2020

Mobile highlighted as tourist spot Lonely Planet includes an Alabama bar-b-q original on list of best BBQ Alabama Tourism Department calls on public to help struggling restaurant industry Alabama RV parks modernize during coronavirus Alabama State Parks introduces new reservation system Here’s how Alabama got its giant roadside peach tower Free Alabama Vacation Guides available Alabama […]

Tourism Tuesday July 28, 2020

Body of civil rights icon John Lewis crosses Selma bridge Financial support will ensure Space Camp will continue U.S. House passes the Great American Outdoors Act Birmingham airport had $1.6 billion economic impact on state Bellingrath Gardens and Home hires Dr. F. Todd Lasseigne as executive director Outdoor Alabama Photo Contest opens Aug. 3 Take a […]

Tourism Tuesday July 28, 2020

Body of civil rights icon John Lewis crosses Selma bridge Financial support will ensure Space Camp will continue • U.S. House passes the Great American Outdoors Act • Birmingham airport had $1.6 billion economic impact on state • Bellingrath Gardens and Home hires Dr. F. Todd Lasseigne as executive director • Outdoor Alabama Photo Contest opens […]

Tourism Tuesday July 21, 2020

Alabama is featured in new national tourism virtual trade show Alabama steers money for preservation of last slave ship ‘Flavors of the Black Belt Trail’ campaign to highlight some of Alabama’s local hidden gems EJI’s memorial to lynching victims to open for after-dark visits Civil rights museums within driving distance Tourism program offers ‘backstage pass’ […]