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.
At TIME, I witnessed AMResorts' thorough understanding of the meetings and incentives market, artistry around F&B and entertainment; and the successful relationship they have with the dozens of their meeting planner clients—a tribe of sorts.
All-inclusive properties have officially joined the experiential meetings bandwagon, thanks to increased demand from attendees.
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.
The 187-room Margaritaville Resort Orlando is set to open in late-2018 and will be set on 300 acres that will include miles of wooded fitness trails, a 12-acre waterpark, a water taxi system and a three-acre swimming area.
News from four Caribbean & Mexico resorts: Club Med, Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, Hilton Rose Hall and Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun
Groups battle it out barefoot along the turquoise Caribbean Sea during team building experiences at El Conquistador.
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.
The Condado Plaza Hilton has stood out as a stylish address ever since it opened in the 1950s.
May saw the opening of the long-awaited Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, the first property to open in the long anticipated Baha Mar Resort. But this isn't the only things groups visiting The Bahamas can look forward to.
Last month, the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) held its 24th Annual Education Invitational conference in Maui, Hawaii, and wowed over 200 incentive planners.
Groups meeting in Daytona Beach have the option of a 205,000-sf complex just steps from the beach in Ocean Center.
More than 50 properties strutted their stuff recently at AMResorts' first trade show.
The Lee County area is known for its shelling, with the Gulf current refreshing its beaches with a regular supply of everything from coquinas to cockle shells.
Located on the island of Sal in Cape Verde, Africa, the seaside resort offers team building options galore.
The new Hotel Key West at Stock Island Marina is set to open in the first quarter of 2017.
Amping up its gastronomical game, the property now offers a new Indian restaurant and chill-out lounge bar.
Here are a few of our top picks for exploring Maine incentives and the state's heritage by land and by sea.
Florida's sprawling coastlines offer countless ready-made planning ideas for groups that want to brainstorm while soaking up the sun with their feet in the sand.
"What makes Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa special is the attention to detail and friendliness we experienced from the staff, and of course, its fantastic location on a 7-mile stretch of secluded beach."
There's a fresh catch steaming away in a huge pit dug into the sand, long plank tables adorned with simple sunflower centerpieces, a setting sun over Ocean Edge's private beach at low tide.
"For an authentic Caribbean experience, you can buy out a beach bar such as Johnno’s and have your DMC set up beach chairs, a volleyball net, snorkel equipment and beach games on what would otherwise be a deserted beach."
Beyond the Boardwalk and the well-known attractions, this seaside town is full of surprises.
The Marieta Island's famous Hidden Beach is set to close for two months to undergo an essential environmental conservation program.