New Denver Hotel Allows Marijuana Use

The Nativ Hotel is a first of it's kind boutique hotel that allows marijuana use.

COLORADO:  In LoDo, the Nativ Hotel is set to open. Thursday through Saturday there will be a series of functions to welcome the boutique hotel that allows marijuana use. “We have something for everyone here at Nativ,” said owner Mike Alexander. “We have door bells on rooms, living plant walls on our outdoor patios where Read the full article…

Impact Of Marijuana On Travel Hard To Assess In Colorado

Entrepreneurs eager to get a foothold in the medical marijuana business asked Baltimore County Council members Tuesday to pass zoning laws that would allow them to operate.

COLORADO:  A year after marijuana sales became legal in Colorado, the impact on tourism is difficult to assess. At least 18 companies offer bus tours of marijuana facilities, and a Denver bed and breakfast markets itself as a “bud and breakfast,” the Denver Post reported Sunday. But state-funded agencies aren’t promoting marijuana tourism, and no Read the full article…

Are Marijuana Tours In Colorado Worth Your Time And Money?

Organized pot tours can be both thrilling and boring; How to make the most of your legal marijuana excursion.

COLORADO:  “It was either Vegas or Colorado,” said “Wilma”, a D.C.-area woman, of her 40th birthday vacation plans. Wilma along with friend “Betty” were in Denver, sans husbands and children, to spend a Saturday on the “One-Day Dispensary and Grow Tour” offered by My 420 Tours. And I was on the tour with them — reviewing the outing Read the full article…

Nevada Cracking Door To Marijuana Tourism

Starting early next year, tourists with a medical marijuana card from their home state can buy pot while visiting Las Vegas and other Nevada cities.

NEVADA:  Starting early next year, tourists with a medical marijuana card from their home state can buy pot while visiting Las Vegas and other Nevada cities. A handful of other states offer similar reciprocity, including Rhode Island and Maine, but Nevada is the first major tourist-destination state to honor other states’ systems, industry experts say. Read the full article…

Colorado’s Budding Pot Tourism

Telluride’s San Miguel County saw pot sales rise 174 percent in the first four months of 2014.

COLORADO:  Crested Butte, Colorado’s wildflower capital, nestles in the Elk Mountain Range of west-central Colorado, where lupine, aster, mule’s ear and a host of other dazzlers dot the fields. But currently the hottest tourist attraction is weed. The resort town, population 1,600, supports four storefront marijuana shops. The sale of medical marijuana has been legal Read the full article…

7 Things You Need To Know About Marijuana Tourism

Here are the seven things you need to consider before you head out on that stoner trip:den.

COLORADO:  When you think about green travel, it usually means an eco-friendly resort or destination. That’s not the case anymore as “green” has taken on a new meaning with the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington–and the corresponding increase in tourism to both states. For the purpose of this story, I’ll focus on Colorado, but many Read the full article…

Bud-And-Breakfast: Marijuana Tourism In Colorado

With no Amsterdam-style public venues and private lounges where smoking pot is permitted Small independent hotel owners are stepping up to serve pot tourists.

COLORADO:  Crested Butte, Colorado’s wildflower capital, nestles in the Elk Mountain Range of west-central Colorado, where lupine, aster, mule’s ear and a host of other blooms dot the fields. But currently the hottest tourist attraction is weed. The resort town, population 1,600, supports four storefront marijuana shops. The sale of medical marijuana has been legal Read the full article…

Marijuana Tourists Sparking Up In Colorado’s Ski Towns

In New Jersey, African Americans make up just 14.7 percent of the population but account for 61 percent of the prison population.

COLORADO:  Tourists are buying up to 90% of the recreational pot sold in some Colorado ski towns, according to a new state analysis that says those visitors are pouring tens of millions of dollars into a marijuana economy that’s far larger than first predicted. The study prepared for state marijuana regulators says about 9% of Read the full article…

How will Uruguay’s marijuana law work?

Uruguay's senate is expected to legalize marijuana

URUGUAY — On July 31st the lower house of Uruguay’s congress narrowly voted to legalise the production, sale and consumption of marijuana (cannabis). The bill has passed to the Senate, where it is expected to be approved with a comfortable margin. If it does, it will be signed into law by President José Mujica, who has Read the full article…