The Communications Department recorded $3,939,175 in outer market earned media value from 97 outer market media placements logged in FY23 Q2, with the values and quantity still affected by the pandemic changes in media and travel. Key coverage recorded for the quarter included Travel + Leisure, Forbes, USA Today, MSN News, Insider, Travel Awaits, AFAR, Lonely Planet, Fodor’s Travel, Thrillist, Viator, Houston Chronicle; Mexico’s Erika Zaba, Sale le Sol, El Informador, Memo Schutz, Aeromexico’s Aire, Estilo DF; Canada’s The Toronto Star; UK’s The i Paper, The Times Travel National Geographic Traveller UK, MSN News UK.  

Forbes – Strolling Through Culture And Cuisine: One Perfect Day In San Antonio 

  • Earned media value – $605,340 

Erika Zaba (Mexico) – Family trip to San Antonio before U.S. concert tour 

  • Earned media value – $389,262 

Travel + Leisure – 13 Best Places to Visit in Texas, According to A Local 

Earned media value – $155,916 

The Times (UK) – Best affordable cities in the US 

  • Earned media value – $152,047 

Viator – 7 Places in the US to See Flowers This Spring 

  •  Earned media value – $147,606 

The i paper (UK) – The 33 best new reasons to visit the US in 2023 with city breaks and states you hadn't thought to try 

  • Earned media value – $91,093 

Toronto Star (Canada) – Suddenly, San Antonio is the coolest, most inclusive place in Texas. Here’s what to do there 

  •  Earned media value – $63,131