Seoul cocktail bars in South Korea run the gamut from high-end to takeout mini bars that offer cocktails to go.
Marriott Hotels’ Autograph Collection launched in 2010 with a small group of meeting-friendly hotels themed around local culture and the cultural arts, each with an individual identity, a compelling story and a strong sense of place.
Some resorts or convention bureaus are starting to use drones to give meeting planners and their clients virtual site inspections from a remote location.
Most attendees and exhibitors will expect some type of Internet access throughout your event, and if it’s a tech event, they’ll expect to be able to connect multiple devices.
Just like building websites has become consumer-oriented, meeting planners can expect something similar with a DIY apps economy in the near future.
"In a recent study, 84 percent of business travelers surveyed said they wanted the ability to choose their own room."
As one of the fastest growing trends in travel, voluntourism, or social impact travel, has become a viable option for groups seeking immersive, hyperlocal experiences in exotic destinations.
Built inside an old hat factory, The Refinery hotel features 1920s décor and a rooftop space that meeting planners dream about.
Chicago’s beloved Old Dearborn Bank Building got a second wind this past year when Virgin Hotels began converting the national landmark building into its first hotel.
"[At] AC hotels, our customers are independent and entrepreneurial, have a clear vision for their life and are always working to make that vision a reality.”
From the evolution of Airbnb to the latest in language translation, these trends will influence both corporate and association meetings in the coming year.
Deep within Eastern Tennessee’s Smoky Mountain foothills, a new wellness initiative is bringing groups together in an unusually intimate way.
PCMA's Convening Leaders is a chance for Chicago to showcase its event capabilities to for large groups—and all there is to do in the winter.
The Incentive Research Foundation forecasts increased per-person spending, more international trips and a healthier 2015 overall for incentive travel.
Toronto is evolving into one of the most cost effective luxury destinations for meetings and events in North America.
The new lifestyle hotel brand by billionaire British entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson will make Nashville the site of its third property, the Virgin Hotel Nashville, on Music Row.
Can you tell who's real and who is a holograph?
Groups visiting the city famed for bespoke tailoring can have a custom-fitted garment made by one of 40 tailors accredited by tourism officials.
Throughout the years, the Old State Capitol building has survived fire, war, scandal and the occasional brawl. Question is: Will your groups survive the building?
In this InFocus, Prevue had the opportunity to chat with CMM John Cruz, SR. corporate meeting planner, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, North Carolina to learn how planners could add value in conventional and out-of-the-box ways to meetings & incentives.
The Revel Group, a full-service team of event professionals, now has a venue to showcase its services: Revel Downtown.
“Airbnb’s mission is to help people feel like they can belong anywhere—whether in town for a convention or for a leisure trip, Airbnb will help people live like a local.”
Adventurous Groups Meet Panama's Unexpected Side via Panama’s unique and sometimes overlooked cultural experiences.
As an ancient city, culture and history combine with sophisticated modernity for planners meeting in Istanbul.
"A team made up of people of different ages can have combined benefits. For example, the younger generation may have a better command of new technologies and the older generation could have a better understanding of a well-anchored corporate culture.”