February 8, 2018

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Michael Quinlin / (617) 973-8503 

MOTT Showcasing Massachusetts Vacations at Boston Globe Travel Show This Weekend

Boston – The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) invites vacation seekers to visit Booth #425 at the 13th Boston Globe Travel Show, taking place on February 9-11, 2018 at the Seaport World Trade Center. The annual Travel Show opens to the public on Friday, February 9 at 5:30 p.m. and runs through Sunday, February 11 at 4:00 p.m.

The Massachusetts booth is being staffed by state tourism officials and representatives from the 16 regional tourism councils across the state, who will share travel ideas for vacationing in the Bay State this year.  In addition, a number of local travel destinations and companies are visiting MOTT’s booth throughout the weekend, including friends from Plimoth Plantation, The Freedom Trail, Great Wolf Lodge, Zoo New England, Wally from Fenway Park and more.

The Boston Globe Travel Show is a family-friendly event showcasing destinations around the world, cultural and culinary offerings, advice from travel experts, and various activities for children and adults.

Massachusetts attracted 25 million domestic, 700,000 Canadian and 1.8 million overseas visitors in 2016, according to MOTT and the US Department of Commerce. For more information on visiting Massachusetts, go to