Travel, Hospitality and Tourism

State’s Tourism Trails Converge February in Gulf Shores

Visitors to Alabama — numbering roughly 27.7 million people — spent more than $15.5 billion in 2018. Total visitor spending was up an impressive...

Teriyaki Madness Opens Second Location in Alabama

Teriyaki Madness, one of the country's fastest growing food franchises, celebrates its second entre into Alabama this week in Hoover. The Hoover restaurant had a...

Alabama Jumps 36 Places in U-Haul Migration Trends

Census data seems to indicate that Alabama’s population growth isn’t exploding like other states in the South, but a new sampling of migration trends...

SeeCoast Introduces Scenic Viewers Adapted for Color Blindness

Most of us take it for granted that when we see the sights, we’ll see them in color. But for the 13 million people...

Applebee’s Picks Mobile for First Applebee’s Express

Keeping restaurant customers happy can be challenging, especially as modern lifestyles adapt, eating patterns modify and tastes change as quickly as an Alabama weather...

Alabama’s 200th Birthday Celebration Culminates in December

For the last three years, Alabama has been celebrating its bicentennial with events that range from highlighting Alabama’s musical heritage to enjoying some of...

Birmingham Restaurant Picked by Thrillist

Birmingham's Automatic Seafood & Oysters has made Thrillist’s Best New Restaurants in America listing. The list of 12 distinctive restaurants was curated from a...

Doster Completes Renaissance Montgomery Renovations

Construction crews don’t usually get to work on a project multiple times, but that is what recently happened at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel &...

Steam Plant Makeovers Advance Parkside District Momentum

Orchestra Partners and landscape architect Tom Leader hope to transform the Parkside District, in Birmingham, with a mixed-use redevelopment plan for Powell Avenue Steam...

Civil Rights Trail Wins AL Tourism International Hurrah

Alabama is known for some of the darkest days during the Civil Rights Movement, but instead of denying the past the state has embraced...

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