Full August 2013 Edition - Leisure Group Travel


Full August 2013 Edition - Leisure Group Travel

from all across the globe. There have

been folks from Spain, Germany,

China, and other countries. In June,

one of these guests told us that at a

recent international travel industry

trade show, he was told that if he was

putting together a Route 66 tour for

his European clients, making the

trip to Pontiac, Illinois was a “must

do” assignment. After spending an

afternoon exploring our museums,

murals and Abraham Lincoln heritage

sites, that tour manager told Pontiac

Mayor Bob Russell that he now understood

why everyone he spoke to sang

the praises of Pontiac. “It is one of the

cleanest, nicest and most friendly towns

I have ever visited,” he commented.

Ellie Alexander

Pontiac (IL) Tourism

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