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Colombian based journalists explore Polk County

Journalists from Colombia-based Travesia TV and Radio recently completed a leg of their Florida press junket in Polk County. Travesia is the first Spanish tourism show to broadcast nationally on the Caracol network in its own country as well as throughout the world on...

Fieldhouse, Winter Haven enjoy ESPN moment

The AdventHealth Fieldhouse in Winter Haven enjoyed its first ESPN moment when the American Cornhole League held the 2021 ACL Kickoff Battle from Feb. 5-7. The tournament was broadcast both live and by tape delay around the world on various ESPN channels. It was the...

Meetings and Conventions showing toward a post-COVID recovery

The coronavirus may have put the long-proven tradition of in-person meetings on hold, but that doesn’t mean the lucrative business meetings and conventions market is on hold. In fact, astute purveyors have used this down time to solidify relationships that pay...

New Travel Industry Professional Online Training Available

Visit Central Florida recently launched a brand new online training program for travel professionals, inviting them to become a “Central Florida Specialist.” The free course is designed for travel professionals that want to better assist their clients with their...

Central Florida Spelling Bee bigger than ever

The Central Florida Spelling Bee will return to Haines City for its third edition this year, bigger than ever. Now encompassing 23 of the 67 counties that makeup Florida, the Central Florida Spelling Bee is not only the largest spelling bee in the state, it is in the...