October 4, 2017
BOSTON, MA (October 4, 2017) — Leisure Pass Group, parent company of Smart Destination’s Go City Card and The New York Pass, has just introduced The Sydney Pass, a Sydney tourist pass that lets travelers visit multiple Sydney attractions for one low price while saving… [Read More]
May 10, 2017
Exponent Private Equity has acquired three leading sightseeing attraction pass companies: Boston-based Smart Destinations, parent company of Go City Card; UK-based Leisure Pass Group; and The New York Pass. Ted Stimpson, CEO of Smart Destinations, is the Global CEO of the combined Leisure Pass Group (LPG).
Go City Card has launched its newest digital attraction pass in Dubai, the fourth most popular travel destination in the world according to the eighth annual Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index. The Go Dubai Card enables travelers to save up to 55% on Dubai’s top attractions, tours, and more, versus buying tickets for each attraction individually.
October 4, 2016
Boston-based Smart Destinations, which produces the popular Go City Card attraction passes, has just taken a significant step in its mission to become the foremost sightseeing provider in leading cities around the world, with its sale to UK-based Big Bus Tours.
Go City Card attraction passes have crossed the pond! For the first time ever, Go City Card is now available for travel abroad with the introduction of the new Go London Card. And with the British Pound losing value as a result of Brexit, there couldn’t be a better time for Americans to visit the U.K. and save as much money as possible on sightseeing.
May 23, 2016
San Antonio is the most visited city in Texas and also the newest destination to have a Go City Card! Now travelers planning a summer vacation to San Antonio can save as much as 40% on sightseeing at many of the city’s most popular attractions.
May 17, 2016
The Go San Francisco Card is the exclusive pass provider for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) which recently opened to the public on May 14th. This means travelers who purchase a Go San Francisco Card will automatically be able to visit SFMOMA as one of their attraction options if they so choose.
The National Park Service has recently announced that Washington’s crop of Japanese cherry trees will hit their peak bloom between March 31 and April 3, and those travelers planning on visiting DC for the National Cherry Blossom Festival may want to take along a Go Washington DC Card to save up to 35% on sightseeing in the capital city.
January 12, 2016
Travelers heading to San Francisco for Super Bowl 50 on February 7th, might want to take advantage of the Go San Francisco Card to ensure they make the most of their sightseeing time in “The City by the Bay.”
November 18, 2015
The Go City Card is the best way to save money on entry to many of these attractions which feature special holiday shows the kids will want to see.
November 11, 2015
October 20, 2015
As the world becomes more mobile — a 2015 Pew Research Study reports nearly two thirds of Americans own a smartphone — Smart Destination’s Go City Card has the unique distinction of being the only mobile enabled ticket in the pass world.
August 4, 2015
Washington, DC Visitors Can Now See More For Less Money With New Go Washington DC Card.
Visitors Can Save Up To 55% On Their Choice Of Las Vegas’ Most Popular Attractions.
Orlando Explorer Pass® And South Florida Explorer Pass® Offer Opportunity To Save Up To 40% On Attractions.
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September 16, 2014
Smart Destinations was recently granted a third patent on its exclusive programmable ticketing platform, expanding the Company’s technology leadership position within the travel industry.
September 3, 2014
September 3, 2014
Beginning this week Smart Destinations will be offering special sale prices on their most popular products for an end of summer sale.
To honor the milestone of welcoming two million customers, Smart Destinations launches “Thanks a Million” Sweepstakes.
Smart Destinations begins a new sale on July 18th, featuring significant discounts on their best-selling Go City Cards and Explorer Passes.
Smart Destinations is launching an all-new Boston Attractions Pass this summer– the Boston Explorer Pass®.
Smart Destinations is starting the biggest sale of the summer on June 21st, featuring significant discounts on their best-selling Go City Cards and Explorer Passes.
Smart Destinations announces the release of a new series of Summer Family Fun Passes for 2014, offering even greater savings on top family attractions in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Orlando, San Diego, and San Francisco.
Smart Destinations’ new Go Orlando Card® offers the best value in the history of the attraction pass, debuting with a special limited-time offer of $99.99 for a 2 day card
In honor of the highly anticipated Magna Carta: Cornerstone of Liberty exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), Smart Destinations is releasing a new Go Select Multi-Attraction Pass, the “Magna Carta Boston History Pass.”
May 2, 2014
Smart Destinations introduces Red Sox Game Tickets with VIP early ballpark admission as an exclusive bonus offer for their popular Go Boston Card®.
April 9, 2014
Smart Destinations releases the latest in a series of innovative mobile technology offerings, the Digital Go Orlando Card.
April 8, 2014
Smart Destinations is launching an all-new San Francisco Attractions Pass – the San Francisco Explorer Pass©.
January 29, 2014
Travel industry leader Smart Destinations announced City Attractions Pass Super Sale, beginning January 30, 2014.
Smart Destinations announced GO Holiday Deals campaign to run throughout the month of December.
Smart Destinations releases special, limited-time 3-day Go Boston Winter Card for seasonal travel to Boston.
November 26, 2013
November 19, 2013
This month, Smart Destinations’ partner Boston Museum of Science will open a thought-provoking new permanent exhibit, the Hall of Human Life.
November 5, 2013
October 31, 2013
Smart Destinations releases a series of new holiday trip-planning benefits, including travel tips, new curated packages, and additional discounts.
October 29, 2013
Smart Destinations appoints new CEO Ted Stimpson to head the travel industry leader
October 16, 2013
Renowned Boston attraction partner Museum of Fine Arts opens highly anticipated exhibit of John Singer Sargent’s watercolors.
October 3, 2013
Smart Destinations customers can visit Busch Gardens this October to enjoy the return of their thrilling, adults-only Halloween event.
October 1, 2013
September 17, 2013
In honor of its tenth anniversary, Smart Destinations is offering a special 10 Years of GO Photo Contest.
September 17, 2013
Six of Smart Destinations’ premier attraction partners have been named among the top twenty-five Best American Museums of 2013.
August 29, 2013
For the upcoming long weekend holiday, Smart Destinations is offering an additional discount on their best-selling Go City Cards and Explorer Passes.
August 27, 2013
With the vast majority of customers choosing the Instant Delivery Option when purchasing Go City Cards in other markets, Smart Destinations expands availability of mobile passes this month with a launch of the mobile Go Los Angeles Card.
August 26, 2013
August 21, 2013
Smart Destinations Ranks No. 44 in the Top Travel and Hospitality Companies on the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 70%
August 15, 2013
Smart Destinations works with partner LEGOLAND® California to offer exciting new Sleepover Sweepstakes contest through Facebook this August.
August 15, 2013
Smart Destinations is pleased to announce a new partnership with popular Oahu destination Waikiki Ocean Club.
August 6, 2013
August 1, 2013
Smart Destinations releases San Diego’s first mobile attraction pass, the Virtual Go Card.
This month, travel industry leader Smart Destinations celebrates a milestone of ten years.
Smart Destinations customers can now enjoy a brand new NASA experience at the Kennedy Space Center, the Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit.
Smart Destinations announces the addition of popular kart-racing attraction K1 Speedway to its Go Select Los Angeles Pass.
Smart Destinations welcomes the new seven-day schedule at popular New York attraction partner Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Popular Go Select Package “Summer Family Pass” helps families save on family-friendly attractions.
Smart Destinations welcomes six new outdoor attractions to Go Select Oahu Pass program.
Smart Destinations attraction partner LEGOLAND® Florida opens its newest expansion, “The World of Chima” on July 3.
Smart Destinations welcomes Statue of Liberty’s grand Fourth of July re-Opening.
Smart Destinations is offering a limited-time “Stars and Spangles” holiday sale on select Go City Cards and Explorer Passes.
Smart Destinations will be running a summer-long photo contest exclusively for their Facebook fans with new winners each month.
Smart Destinations hires tourism marketing expert Pam Morin as Regional Director of Chicago.
As part of New York City’s tourism Family Ambassador Campaign, Smart Destinations, Inc. has created limited-edition multi-attraction passes exclusively for this summer’s Where’s Waldo? campaign.
In conjunction with the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau, Smart Destinations is giving away 30 different Go Select Boston Packages to lucky winners.
Smart Destinations welcomes Long Beach Harbor Tour and Double-Decker Bus Tour to the Go Select Los Angeles Pass.
Smart Destinations’ Go City Cards and Explorer Passes make an ideal welcome gift for wedding guests.
May 30, 2013
Starting June 1, 2013, Smart Destinations customers can visit the brand-new SeaWorld Park Aquatica with the Go Select San Diego Pass.
May 24, 2013
Smart Destinations customers will soon be able to visit the brand-new SeaWorld Orlando experience, “Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin™,” with the Go Orlando Cards and Go Select Orlando Passes
May 22, 2013
Smart Destinations is offering a special Memorial Day sale on Go City Cards and Explorer Passes beginning today. Travelers can enjoy the top attractions and activities in 9 major cities when using the multi-attraction admission passes.
May 21, 2013
Smart Destinations announces expanded summer hours at their Top 5 New York City cruises travelers can now enjoy with their New York Explorer Pass and the Go Select New York Pass.
May 16, 2013
Smart Destinations is pleased to announce the addition of three brand-new walking tours to its New York program.
May 15, 2013
Go Select Orlando Packages offer bundled attractions based on a common theme or interest. Travelers now have more ways to visit SeaWorld and other popular attractions with the new Go Select Orlando Packages.
May 14, 2013
May 10, 2013
New York Explorer Pass and Go Select New York Pass Visitors Have Access to Met Events
May 8, 2013
Smart Destinations, the leading provider of multi-attraction passes to more than 400 of the nation’s top sightseeing attractions, today announced its upcoming Mother’s Day Sale on its Go City Cards and Explorer Passes.
May 7, 2013
Expanded tour schedules allow Smart Destinations customers the convenience of taking two of the most popular tours in Chicago any day of the week.
May 2, 2013
Go Los Angeles Card and Go Select Pass users to enjoy expanded tour availability at major production studio. Smart Destinations customers can now see more using their multi-attraction passes during the weekend.
May 1, 2013
April 23, 2013
Over 70,000 New York City Visitors Using the New York Explorer Pass Can Now Visit the 9/11 Tribute Center
April 4, 2013
April 2, 2013
Visit up to 48 Major Attractions in San Diego for One Low Price
Go Select mobile recognized as innovative tech solution by the mobile travel industry.
Looking for that unique last-minute travel gift for your special ones this holiday season? This year, in a season that’s all about giving from the heart, choose to give a gift that brings families and friends together.
Tens of Thousands of Smartphone Users Have Downloaded the Go Select Pass, Getting Instant Mobile Tickets (up to 40% off) for Top Attractions
Go Select Pass Delivers Discount Tickets (up to 40% off) for Top Attractions to Smartphones
Smart Destinations, the leading provider of multi-attraction passes to more than 400 of the nation’s top sightseeing attractions, today announced its “Sizzlin’ Summer Savings” Sale on its Go City Cards and Explorer Passes – just in time for the 4th of July.
April 4, 2012
SmartDestinations.com, home of the popular Go City cards, has been named one of the "Hottest Companies in Boston" for 2012.
Spring Breezes Blow in Big Savings on All the Best Attractions in Top US Travel Destinations
January 24, 2012
Guests Can Now Buy Go San Diego Attraction Cards at the Zoo and Safari Park Gate; Enter Now to Win a VIP Zoo Safari Park Experience for Four with Free Airfare, Hotel and 3-Day Go San Diego Cards Included.
Create Customized Admission Passes for the Nation’s Top Attractions to Turn Holiday Gifts into Unforgettable Travel Experiences; Facebook Fans Can Win Free Go City Cards; Take Up to 15% Off This Week on Select Go City Cards
November 28, 2011
November 28th Only, Get An Extra 20% Off Smart Destinations’ Already Super-Low Discounts For Attractions in Nine U.S. Cities from New York to Oahu; Use Anytime Over the Next Year
November 9, 2011
America’s Leading Provider of Multi-Attraction Passes Invites Visitors to Experience the Sights, Sounds and Magical Wonder of the Holidays from Boston to Oahu – at Incredible Savings
October 17, 2011
Now Through Oct. 31, Get Additional Savings with Exclusive Facebook-Only Deals on Go City Passes to See America’s Top Attractions; Win Free Passes with “Show Us Your Go” Photo Contest
October 5, 2011
September 27, 2011
Now Through September 30, Save an Extra 10% to 15% on Smart Destinations’ Already-Discounted Go City Cards and Explorer Passes for Top Attractions in 11 Major U.S. Cities
September 20, 2011
Now Adults and Kids Can Tour Some of the Best Attractions in New York, Boston, Chicago and San Diego At Savings of Up to 28%
August 22, 2011
In Smart Destination’s Biggest Sale Ever, Save Additional 10% or 15% On Already-Low Discounted Go City Cards And Explorer Passes in 11 Major U.S. Destinations
August 16, 2011
Mobile Option for Company’s Go Select™ Pass Debuts in Four U.S. Cities; Paperless System Puts QR Codes for City Tourist Attractions on Smartphone, Ready for Scanning at Turnstile
10% Discount Extends Everyday Savings of Up to 55% On Attractions in 13 Smart Destination Cities; Sweepstakes Offers Free Pass Giveaways, Four-Day Vacation Grand Prize
Smart Destinations’ new summer pass offers families savings of $60 to $165 on admission to four top attractions, plus skip-the-line privileges
Sightseers save an additional 10% on attraction passes and benefit from skip-the-line privileges in 12 key summer destinations
May 3, 2011
Stay in Luxury and Explore the Best of San Francisco with One Convenient Pass
April 25, 2011
Capability Expands Distribution of Go City Cards and Enables Partners to Provide Exclusive, Branded Attraction Passes to Customers
April 6, 2011
Go City Cards deliver big savings and skip the line privileges – good news for value–minded families with young kids who hate to wait
Company Donates Portion of Every Sale to Support Give2Asia
Value Mindset Expands Beyond Hotel and Airline to Include Attractions and Activities
February 2, 2011
Company’s Go City Cards and Explorer Passes saved travelers more than $5 million on sightseeing and attractions
November 9, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the leading provider of attraction passes in North America, announces that a patent for its industry leading technology platform has been granted. This patented technology enables Smart Destinations’ products, such as the all-inclusive Go Card and flexible… [Read More]
September 1, 2010
Boston, MA — The Field Museum, John Hancock Observatory, the Museum of Science and Industry, Shedd Aquarium, SkyDeck Chicago, and 20 more of Chicago’s top tourist draws have all come together on a new, customizable common ticketing platform. The new system allows… [Read More]
August 18, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces the expansion of the Go Oahu Card with the addition of the Moanalua Golf Course. The 18-hole course is located less than 25 miles from Waikiki hotels… [Read More]
August 3, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces their 4,000,000 visit using their pre-paid all access attraction passes. The visit was made at the San Diego Zoo using a Go San Diego Card. “We’ve only scratched… [Read More]
August 2, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces its new partnership with the Massachusetts Lodging Association to create the MLA Explorer Pass, designed exclusively for Massachusetts Lodging Association members. The MLA Explorer Pass gives hotel… [Read More]
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces the expansion of its Custom Explorer Pass to San Francisco. This new product empowers travelers to San Francisco to choose exactly what attractions they want to see… [Read More]
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Boston, MA — Smart Destinations Inc. and Marriott Hotels of Boston have partnered to offer a great and affordable summer promotion. The “Summer in the City” package is designed to provide visitors a perfect weekend in Beantown. Included in the package are… [Read More]
May 6, 2010
Boston, MA — June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Pride Month throughout the United States and Smart Destinations the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, has compiled a list of the top five pride celebrations, where travelers can get their pride… [Read More]
May 4, 2010
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April 6, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces the launch of a unique new capability to help travelers see and do what they want for less. Using www.BulidYourOwnTicket.com, travelers to six top U.S. travel destinations… [Read More]
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go Cards and Explorer Passes, offers a half price Boston Duck Tour ticket to all Go Boston Card holders. Simply present a valid Go Boston Card and get a Duck Tour for only $16.28… [Read More]
Boston, Ma — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, is partnering up with Southwest Airlines Vacations for the month of March to offer additional savings on 2 Day Go City Cards to Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Orlando,… [Read More]
February 22, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go Cards and Explorer Passes, announces the addition of SeaWorld San Diego as part of the Go San Diego Card. One of the most popular marine-life parks in the world, SeaWorld will now be… [Read More]
February 1, 2010
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go City Cards and Explorer Passes, announces a significant expansion of its Go Seattle Card offering. Starting in mid-February holders of the Go Seattle Card will get even more for the price of the… [Read More]
November 9, 2009
Boston, MA — This week at World Travel Market in London, Smart Destinations Inc, a leading US based attraction pass company will be unveiling 2 new consumer value passes for Orlando and Las Vegas. The Passes, both named EXPLORER PASS, allow visitors… [Read More]
August 31, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations Inc., the fastest growing travel company on the Inc. 500, announced their 3,000,000 visit to an attraction using their pre-paid all access attraction passes. The visit occurred at Skydeck Chicago using Smart Destinations Go Chicago Card. Skydeck recently… [Read More]
August 10, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go Cards and Explorer Passes, announces an expansion of the NYC Explorer Pass to include a ten choice option. The NYC Explorer Pass offers the ultimate in convenience, cost savings and flexibility for visitors and… [Read More]
May 13, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go Cards and Explorer Passes, along with the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors bureau announces plans to promote Miami attractions to thousands of International buyers and travel media at TIA’s International POW WOW May 16th… [Read More]
May 5, 2009
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April 29, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations Inc., the fastest growing travel company on the Inc. 500, marked their 2,500,000 visitor to an attraction using their pre-paid all access attraction passes. The visit occurred at Shedd Aquarium on April 21st. Located in Chicago Illinois,… [Read More]
April 14, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the company behind Go Cards and Explorer Passes, announces the addition of the Empire State Building Observatory as part of the NYC Explorer Pass. The newly-renovated visitor’s area at the Empire State Building Observatory is one of… [Read More]
February 2, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations Inc., the fastest growing travel company on the Inc. 500, today announced Terry Jones has joined its Board of Directors. The Travelocity Founder and Internet luminary brings decades of travel experience, deep technical understanding, and unique expertise… [Read More]
January 5, 2009
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations Inc. today announced Robert Hohman has joined its Board of Directors. As a former president of Hotwire.com and part of the founding team at Expedia Inc., Hohman brings a tremendous depth of knowledge and experience in travel,… [Read More]
Despite a Tough Year for Travel, Smart Destinations Comes in at #78
May 21, 2008
New York, NY — From Madison Square Garden to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, the New York City Explorer Pass features several of New York City’s best tourist attractions, allowing visitors to mix and match attractions and customize their vacation. With the addition… [Read More]
November 28, 2007
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October 2, 2007
Boston, MA — From harvest festivals to haunted happenings, Massachusetts is home to numerous fall traditions that attract visitors from all over the world. To celebrate the arrival of fall in New England, Smart Destinations, creators of the popular Go Boston TM… [Read More]
Miami, FL — This summer, visitors to Miami have a new way to see the city’s top attractions from Miami Seaquarium to the Island Queen Millionaire’s Row Cruise. The Miami Explorer Pass lets customers choose any three top attractions from a list… [Read More]
New York, NY — With the addition of a popular new attraction and exclusive savings offers, the New York City Explorer Pass is now an even smarter option for those visiting the Big Apple. The smartcard attraction pass, which Smart Destinations launched… [Read More]
Orlando, FL — With the release of the Orlando Explorer Pass, visitors to Orlando have a new option for saving on popular Orlando attractions including Gatorland, Wonderworks, Ripley’s Believe it or Not and more. By purchasing an Explorer Pass, customers save time… [Read More]
Boston, MA — Smart Destinations marked their one millionth attraction visitor with a surprise celebration at Beantown Trolley last Friday. Sharon and Peter Jenkins with son Martin used a Go Boston™ Card for a 2 day Beantown Trolley Pass and became Smart… [Read More]
San Diego, CA — Go San Diego Card, the smartcard attraction pass, is kicking off the summer by expanding its roster of over 55 premier attractions and giving travelers to the San Diego area even more convenience and choice during their visit…. [Read More]
April 2, 2007
April 2, 2007 — Just in time for millions of tourists to descend on New York for the busy summer travel season, visitors will have a new option for catching the city’s premier attractions, from The Metropolitan Museum of Art to the… [Read More]