Destinations

Florida Top 20: Orange Crush

With Florida’s reputation for sunny skies, miles of oceanfront and, not incidentally, attractions built around a mouse named Mickey and a Potter named Harry, it won’t come as a surprise that 20 of Cvent’s 2014 Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the U.S. should be in that state, the most of any single state,...read more

3 Caribbean Island Hideaways for Corporate Events

For small to medium meetings that require maximum privacy (so that corporate groups can focus on the business at hand), the Caribbean offers a number of secluded island hideaways that fit the bill. Parrot Cay Estates (Turks and Caicos) Located on 1,000 pristine acres, Parrot Cay Estates consists of...read more

Heartland Steals: Promotions in Greater Minneapolis

Here on the banks of the Mississippi, winters are cold, but Minneapolis' system of skyways keeps pedestrians warm while they navigate among the city's convention center, hotels, restaurants, and shops without having to venture outdoors. And in neighboring Bloomington, a similar practicality is at...read more

Incentive Destinations: Turks and Caicos Islands

For corporate incentive groups seeking in search of relief after the blizzards enveloping the U.S. Eastern seaboard subside, the Turks and Caicos Islands offer average temperatures of 80 to 84 between November and May. The best news is they are accessible, just over a 3 hour flight from New York....read more

Top U.S. Meeting Hotels: Heartland Hotels New to the List

Each of the hotels that made Cvent’s list of the 2014 Top 100 U.S. Meeting Hotels has reason to be pleased. Among the names are many of the country’s most well-known hotels and resorts. Properties in 18 states are represented on this third annual ranking. But for 18 of the 100, inclusion on the list...read more

How Will Your Next Meeting INSPIRE?

There’s a reason Pasadena is the perfect choice for meetings. The weather is idyllic. Mountain views and blue skies abound. And today, this fabled city offers the same intimate neighborhood allure, yet now infused with a new modern energy and metropolitan offerings that make it a destination in...read more

Jungle Retreats and Eco-Lodges in Central America

Corporate groups interested in jungle team building or executive retreats in a rainforest setting can find jungle resorts and eco-lodges closer to home than they realize. Blancaneaux Lodge (Belize) Start with what was once the exclusive, secluded hideaway of Francis Ford Coppola, add a waterfall spa...read more

Experience Where The Civil Rights Movement Began And Made Its Mark On The World

Many of the pivotal moments in the Civil Rights Movement played out in Montgomery, and there’s no better time than now, 50 years after the final steps of the struggle were taken, to visit the sites, connect with the heroes and relive their stories. Montgomery is the Birthplace of the Civil Rights...read more

Montreal: 5 Winter Festivals

During the winter Montreal,heats up with a number of winter festivals. It's a way of encouraging Montreal residents and visitors alike to get out and explore the city instead of giving in to the temptation to hibernate during when the weather outside is frosty. Igloofest (Mid-January to early...read more

UK Calling: Good News for London

Planning a meeting in London? Well, you won't be the only one - London being one of the most popular destinations in the world - especially for Americans. Luckily, with the best tourism year in decades, hotel management and development companies are looking for ways to expand their offerings in UK's...read more
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