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Augustans with ties to Cuba like Obama's effort

...travel bans to Cuba, including family visits, official U.S. government business and educational activities.Tourist travel, however, remains banned."I think it's only a matter of time before the ban is lifted," Blanco said.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-12-17/augustans-ties-cuba-obamas-effo
Obama: US re-establishing relations with Cuba

...travel bans to Cuba, including for family visits, official U.S. government business and educational activities. Tourist travel remains banned.Licensed American travelers to Cuba will now be able to return to the U.S. with $400 in Cuban...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/obama-us-re-establishing-rela
Hikers face perils in Grand Canyon

...and the place where Mr. Poole was treated -- officials have a name for the spring and summer months when many tourists travel to the canyon. They call it "Grand Canyon Season." Emergency workers at the park and hospital officials know they'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/19/liv_541241.shtml
Life & style
News you can you use

...time to make Christmas holiday travel in a more satisfactory manner and establish these popular trains for the winter tourist travel to Augusta and Aiken. AROUND TOWN TODAY A MOZART TO MOTOWN CHRISTMAS: A Mozart to Motown Christmas will be performed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/29/met_396440.shtml
Metro
Boycott failing

...could not be pleased with the latest tourism figures. Despite the boycott and the events of Sept. 11, which curbed tourist travel all across the nation, state Parks, Recreation and Tourism Director John Durst reports hotel-motel occupancy rates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/27/edi_355242.shtml
Editorials
Pork for rural areas?

...federal dollars would pay for scenic pullovers, special signs and added lanes to both encourage and accommodate more tourist travel. The program also provides another marketing tool for tourist promoters to use in conjunction with the recently created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/16/op_231043.shtml
Opinion columns
Stretch of bad weather means makeup game

...finishing their scheduled four-game series. That game, Sunday's rainout, could be played as a doubleheader when the Tourists travel to Lake Olmstead Stadium early next week. Machemer said the main concern with a stretch of multiple rainouts is in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/greenjackets/2009-05-19/stretch-bad-weather-
GreenJackets | Augusta Sports
Local Brazilian officials receive U.S. tourists with flowers

...continuing them, modifying them or canceling them altogether. Dutra said the policy has already turned off some tourists. "Travel agencies that are part of our organization have already registered three cancelations of large tour groups, one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/bus_400927.shtml
Business
Cool, rainy weather puts a chill on swimwear sales

...which has seen business decline over the past few years because of a combination of price deflation and decrease in tourist travel due to the September 2001 terrorist attacks. Stores were hoping for a pickup in sales for this year's resort season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/bus_379859.shtml
Business
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...time to make Christmas holiday travel in a more satisfactory manner and establish these popular trains for the winter tourist travel to Augusta and Aiken. AROUND TOWN TODAY GEORGIA VS. GEORGIA TECH FOOTBALL DRIVE: Show your football spirit as Shepeard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/29/met_361343.shtml
Metro