Nov 15, 201703:46 PMBlog

New tourism website for Kent

Nov 15, 2017 - 03:46 PM

Kent has a new website, aptly named VisitKent.com, to promote tourism to South King County's largest city.

“Kent is an unexpected and undiscovered basecamp to the greater Seattle region,” said Michelle Wilmot, City of Kent economic development project manager. “We want to tell the story of Kent and invite those who may be visiting nearby cities or Mount Rainier to stay the night, and discover our local businesses.”

The site features photography and stories to accent the city’s restaurants, attractions and sports scene. The site touts Kent’s hidden gems: local craft beer and distilled spirits, miles of scenic biking trails, kayaking adventures, downtown art galleries and global cuisine.

The mobile-responsive website features a weekly travel blog, the ability to search and submit events, and social media and TripAdvisor integration.

“Leveraging TripAdvisor to share hotel and restaurant listings and reviews creates a valuable resource for the visitor,” Wilmot said.

“Now is the time to position Kent as a unique destination with easy connections to the greater Pacific Northwest,” she added, “and we believe this website will enhance the Kent experience.”

            

Edit Module
Advertisement
Bookmark and Share Email this page Email Print this page Print Feed Feed
Edit Module
Advertisement

About This Blog

Follow our blog for all the latest in local business news. To get the top local business news, subscribe to Daily Biz Briefs email newsletter. As a reader of this FREE email you get breaking business news each business day afternoon delivered right to your email inbox.

 

Feed

Atom Feed Subscribe to the Blog Feed »

Recent Posts

Archives

Categories