Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board News

Discover Los Angeles launches #everyoneiswelcome campaign

Discover Los Angeles launches #everyoneiswelcome campaign

Discover Los Angeles, the city’s official destination marketing organisation, has unveiled a global initiative aimed at reinforcing the message to visitors that #everyoneiswelcome. The video, released on Discover Los Angeles’ social channels, uses a visual metaphor of paper planes, embodying patterns emblematic of countries around the world, which “fly” into Los Angeles.

Discover Los Angeles launches new international ad campaign

Discover Los Angeles launches new international ad campaign

21 February 2017 Videos

In a break with the traditional tourism advertising formula, Discover Los Angeles – the official destination marketing organisation for LA – isn’t selling the city in its latest global brand campaign. Instead, it’s selling the feeling of the city.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Los Angeles

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Los Angeles

22 September 2016 Focus

The iconic Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, which first opened its doors in May of 1927, has recently re-launched following a $25 million renovation. Since hosting the First Academy Awards in 1929, hotel has become both a landmark attraction and a popular destination for locals and tourists from around the world. Here Josephine Perez calls in for Breaking Travel News.

Los Angeles set to break tourism visitor record

Los Angeles set to break tourism visitor record

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board has shared new visitation forecasts and tourism data with local hospitality partners and business leaders at the organisation’s fourth annual Market Outlook Forum. Among the highlights, visitation to Los Angeles is expected to set a new record in 2016 with more than 46.5 million total visitors, an increase of 2.4 per cent from the previous record-setting year.

Los Angeles tourism set for boost as Super Bowl heads to town

Los Angeles tourism set for boost as Super Bowl heads to town

The National Football League has announced that the Los Angeles region has been selected to host Super Bowl LV in 2021. The selection of Los Angeles follows a highly competitive process of which Los Angeles’ bid was led by Casey Wasserman, chairman and chief executive officer of Wasserman, in collaboration with the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission and Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board, comprising the Los Angeles Super Bowl Bid Committee.

Qatar Airways flies into Los Angeles

Qatar Airways flies into Los Angeles

5 January 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Qatar Airways has rung in the New Year with a new daily, non-stop service between Los Angeles International Airport and Hamad International Airport in Doha. The new route features the airline’s landmark Boeing 777-200 and represents Qatar Airways’ first passenger service to the West Coast of the United States.