Opened in 2008 inside a converted post office warehouse, the URBN is China’s first carbon neutral hotel with design elements like reclaimed wood for flooring and dozens of old leather suitcases used for wall-covering in the lobby.
To create an event in Beijing, just take a walk in the park. Or book an emperor’s private quarter.
“Luxury” and “Value” are relative terms depending on the client or company, especially in these transformative times. Here are some destinations from Alabama to Lausanne ranging from upscale to ultra-luxe. However, the experience, pricing and design work together to provide real impact and value in anybody’s book.
Castles, kilts + kissin' the old course.
Together, Phoenix and Scottsdale provide a powerful meetings/incentive combo thanks to the prolific infrastructure upgrades and world-beating golf, spa and cuisine.
One is the original Grand Dame. One is a bit of a hipster haven. Here's where you can have it all.
Combine American-style meeting space with authentic, upscale island experiences.
Last year’s opening of the $61 million, 25-acre Mazatlan International Center facility, serves as a brilliant addition to the upscale Marina Mazatlan area.
Belfast, Dublin + the Viscount.
The multi-culti Middle East.
Norfolk is incredibly proud of its maritime history, and with good reason. Founded 400 years ago, the city weathered several attacks from sea in its early days, and today, the city is a meetings hot spot with weathered brick streets, a US Naval base, a wealth of waterborne group experiences and high-end seafood restaurants that speak to that history.
Oklahoma City has the largest Cowboy Museum in the US. Shanghai is reinventing its Paris of the East vibe after Expo 2010. Here's a look at these and other culture places and creative spaces to enthrall and educate your group.
Singapore wants you to know they've made a few changes lately.
Bermuda offers popular themed special events that tie into the local culture.
On the Mediterranean seafront at the Monte-Carlo Beach Hotel, flappers and their beaus can dine and dance until the wee hours at a private Roaring 1920s Beach Party, reliving the sparkle of the jazz era.
To know Smorrebrod, Hygge + Jante's law is to begin to know Denmark...
This German combo of green meeting places, groovy hipster culture + mind-bending design represents the vanguard of European modernity. The beer halls - not so much.
Some of the world's most civilized rooms with a view.
Combine tea and spa in the English countryside with London's historical heft.
Vienna's beauty + culture will still the hearts of your attendees.
Save money + make memories.
Real cowboys. Real culture.
Book Paris with a pre/post to the first annual Impressionist Normandy Festival.
Learn how to joust, tango, discuss Picasso, corner a Porsche and eavesdrop like a KGB spy in the world’s great cities from Buenos Aires to Berlin. We have some fun ideas about shopping for handbags at Barneys and Bendels, too.
Cop sirens wail. Motorcycles rumble, parting congested Boston traffic in their wake. Unsure which dignitaries are under escort, citizens stop midstride to gawk and wave as the motorcade creeps by enroute to one of the city’s iconic venues for important groups: the JFK Presidential Library & Museum.