States, cities across the US promise to 'wait for you' after the coronavirus pandemic in tourism campaigns
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Many cities and states around the U.S. still want you to visit – just not during the middle of the coronavirus pandemic.
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States across the U.S. are already a video showcasing glaciers and mountains and promises that "Alaska will wait, for you."
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"Soon enough it'll be time for paradise," territory Puerto Rico's tourism website says. "All in good time."
Not all tourism groups appear to be on the same page. There's no stay-at-真人百家家乐官网网站home encouragement on Louisiana nor Missouri's tourism 真人百家家乐官网网站home pages, for example (though Missouri has a COVID-19 alert at the top of the page).
If you do travel during this period, make sure you're caught up on the latest quarantine rules and restrictions.
Does your city or state have a creative campaign going on you'd like to share? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.