VISIT FLORIDA Coordinates Lodging for Florida NICU Families Affected by Hurricane Ian

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Yesterday, VISIT FLORIDA learned of 23 families that evacuated from their homes in Lee County while their infants were in NICU care. The babies were transferred to hospitals in Broward County and their families were in need of nearby housing. Thanks to the Broward hospitality industry, VISIT FLORIDA was able to quickly secure accommodations for every single family ...

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VISIT FLORIDA Touts Florida’s Leadership in Tourism Recovery

VISIT FLORIDA highlighted several key performance indicators announced by Governor Ron DeSantis that show Florida tourism continues to dominate the recovery of the U.S. travel sector: Florida’s hotel room revenue increased 11 percent in August when compared to 2019, while the rest of the U.S. saw a decline of 5 percent over the same period. Florida vacation rental bookings in ...

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Visit Florida Announces Florida Welcomed 31.4 Million Travelers in Q2 2021

  VISIT FLORIDA announced that preliminary visitation estimates show Florida welcomed a total of 31.7 million travelers from April through June 2021, representing an increase of more than 220 percent over the prior year. Approximately 30.6 million domestic visitors traveled to Florida in Q2, reflecting a 216 percent increase from 2020, and a 6 percent increase from 2019. Over the ...

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