Category Archives: National Geographic

Do You Have What It Takes For National Geographic?

The nomination process has started and thirty-eight attractions, natural areas, festival and other points of interest in Alabama have already submitted their nominations for a four-state US Gulf Coast Geotourism MapGuide. Not all those who submit will make the final cut, but you have to submit to be considered by National Geographic for this project. […]

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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER MAY 28, 2013-REVISED

• Obama honors victims of 1963 Birmingham church bombing • Alabama Restaurant Week sign up • Sign-Up period for April Walking Tours 2014 begins • Only 6 weeks left to enter nominations for National Geographic project • Alabama celebrates sinking of ‘The LuLu’ off coast of Orange Beach • Gulf Coast states get creative with […]

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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER MAY 22, 2013

• BBQ sauce championship generates wide press coverage • Time to sign up for Alabama Restaurant Week • Sign-Up period for April Walking Tours 2014 begins • Alabama’s tourism up 5 percent, state welcome center manager says • Marilyn Stamps to be honored after 27 years in tourism • Sixty-day window to nominate tourism points […]

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