A group of 19 attendees from Texas met on St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) for an incentive trip this past August just weeks before hurricanes Irma and Maria swept through.
Several Marriott resorts throughout the Caribbean and Mexico are offering the “Carry-on Charity” deal for group travel.
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The Dominican Republic is in the midst of major growth as new hotels, convention centers and experiences attract US groups.
Meet Puerto Rico wants meeting planners to know that the island is still very much open for business after Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria struck earlier this fall.
The return of the cruise-ship industry to these shores is a welcome sign for the U.S. Virgin Islands, which are bouncing back thanks to the dogged efforts of locals, relief organizations and the cruise-ship industry itself.
All-inclusive properties have officially joined the experiential meetings bandwagon, thanks to increased demand from attendees.
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Margaritaville properties in Key West, Grand Cayman and Fort Lauderdale are offering a competitive choice for planners with a range of innovative options and upgrades.
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On Nov. 1, Hyatt opened its first Park Hyatt hotel in the Caribbean: the 126-room Park Hyatt St. Kitts Christophe Harbour.
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Meeting planners will be happy to know that The Bahamas is still very much open for business, with a slew of new experiences to offer groups in 2018.
Many hotels are housing local and international relief workers, law enforcement and other government officials as well guests, and in some cases providing wi-fi hotspots.
Barcelo Hotel Group and Melia Hotels & Resorts have made significant investments in brand restructures that will deliver even more options to planners.
The latest post-hurricane updates coming out of the U.S. Virgin Islands attests to the notion that hope is a thing of wings, supplies and WiFi.
So far, United AIrlines has committed over 7 million bonus miles to customers and matched $300,000 in donations.
Spanning 600 acres in Nassau, The Bahamas, the newly opened Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is already capturing groups with its own brand of luxury.
Groups battle it out barefoot along the turquoise Caribbean Sea during team building experiences at El Conquistador.
In the British Virgin Islands, “The destruction caused by Hurricane Irma has been devastating,” reported Sharon Flax-Brutus, director of tourism for the British Virgin Islands. Few resorts report that they’ll be open this fall.
Fiesta Americana digs deep to cater to new a new expectation in meetings: transformational group experiences.
Marriott Caribbean & Latin American Resorts gives meeting planners a reason to take groups to the beach with its Imagine That promotion.
The Caribbean island of St. Kitts will be getting an entirely new luxury experience when the Park Hyatt St. Kitts opens on Nov. 1.
The USVI commissioner of tourism, Beverly Nicholson Doty, was in Fort Lauderdale last week to promote the destination to meeting planners in Florida.
Experience all the flavors of the US Virgin Islands by choosing St. Thomas or St. Croix for your next meeting or event.