Prague’s Legendary Hotel Alcron Returns

Hotel Alcron has a long tradition of more than 85 years of hospitality and a distinctive art-deco design that’s typical in Prague. It also offers: Outstanding and genuine service, with...

3 Tips to Maximize Your Event Budget

Staying on budget for meetings and events is a tough task for even the most detailed planner, but there are creative ways to trim costs without sacrificing the quality of your experience. As yearly budgets get tighter, having a cost-conscious game plan is a must. Here are three tips to set your business meeting up for success


Top 10 amazing reasons to plan your next event in Québec City

Planning a conference or convention in 2019? Looking to add some extra oh-la-la to your event to boost your attendance levels and delegate appreciation? Then say “Bonjour!” to Québec City. Québec City, Canada, the cradle of French civilization in North America, has carved out an enviable reputation for itself as a top host city and


Welcome to Las Catalinas, Where Life Comes to Life

Las Catalinas is a new beach town on the coast of Guanacaste, Costa Rica, located right on the shoreline and surrounded by hundreds of acres of tropical dry forest. There’s a simpler way of living here, which balances life in town and out among nature, with easy access to a wide range of activities to


8 Out-of-the-Box Jacksonville Venues for Business Meetings

The work-hard, play-hard city of Jacksonville in northeastern Florida is not your typical Sunshine State destination, and its business meeting and corporate retreat venues are anything but retired. With more shoreline than any other Florida city, a world-class dining scene, and cool, historic neighborhoods, Jacksonville tops the agenda as the gathering spot of choice for


The Evolution of Team-Building: From Trust Falls to Company Cookoffs

John Hernstat, director of sales and marketing at Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa, has helped to coordinate countless meetings and events and make unforgettable experiences for his clients. Here, he shares some of the team-building trends he’s seen over the years. With more than 25 years working in the meetings and events industry,


Meet Outside the Box in Lackawanna County

Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, is growing again with new venues, attractions, restaurants, and additional meeting space. Explore the city and its surrounding regions to discover everything they have to offer! After an extensive remodel to its conference level, the Hilton Scranton and Conference now boasts 193 sleeping rooms and combined meeting space of 14,602 square feet.


Extend Your Stay in Reno Tahoe, Nevada’s High Desert Playground

Here for a business meeting or an event? You’ll find that Reno Tahoe is filled to the brim with endless experiences, leaving professionals inspired to add an extra day (or a few days) for leisure in our destination. Après-Ski Activities After a day of hitting the slopes at one of our world-class ski resorts, nothing


Corporate Travel

Webinar: What Corporate Travel Managers Want in the RFP Process

Hotels and corporate travel managers know the transient RFP process can be a huge pain. But it’s not going anywhere, with 80% of travel managers saying the savings and value are worth the time and cost, according to a recent report by the BTN Group and Cvent. By streamlining the process, though, hotels can make


The Rise of ‘Design Thinking’ in Event Planning

Great events don’t happen by themselves. Together, The Venetian© Resort Las Vegas and its clients design innovative events that engage attendees while achieving key business goals. Recently, The Venetian partnered with Skift to produce an in-depth report titled “The Rise of Design Thinking in Meetings and Events.” This piece summarizes some of the findings of that