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While meeting in Madrid, consider a function in a private banquet room at the Casino de Madrid, the Royal Palace of Aranjuez or the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.
The group coordinator can help customize a treatment menu to fit your group’s goals or tailor “mini-treatments."
Raffles Makati and the Fairmont Makati Philippines share a building in the Ayala Center, an expansive shopping and entertainment complex.
“Medieval suppers and ‘Palace Nights’ at the Pousada itself, or at nearby venues such as the Pena Palace in Sintra, can really enrich an incentive program.”
“It’s one of those dream travel experiences that seems right out of the movies.”
DMCs such as Liberty Incentives have created Bond-themed programs that offer a fun, active way to discover the city.
L.A. and surrounding cities are commanding a lot of attention from conference planners these days, thanks to a revitalized downtown home to myriad cultural attractions and activities.
The endless source of warm geothermal swimming pools are entwined in Iceland's spa culture.
Spas, golf and other sports draw groups to the Jungmun resort area, where the clifftop Shilla Hotel Jeju caters to incentive groups.
Puerto Rico is welcoming a new tier of luxury resorts: The new Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve opened in December. The Condado Vanderbilt Hotel partially reopened last October.
Something old is new again in Marseille. The 18th century Hotel Dieu, once a hostel for pilgrims to the nearby Basilica, reopens in April after two years of renovations as the InterContinental Marseille-Hotel Dieu.
Create mixers with passed hors d’oeuvres, strolling masseuses, mini-facials and acupuncture treatments, served amid the Himalayan-salt grotto of a coed bathhouse.
The central California coast has a rugged visceral beauty that has inspired writers, poets and brain-storming meeting planners since groups first began meeting here.
Life inside the Emerald Grande is luxurious and feels exclusive. Planners and attendees always call this area “a true hidden gem” of the Sunshine State.
Combine city programs and countryside resort options, both of which are found in abundance here, often in close proximity.
Some of the region’s most legendary hotels are creating innovative ways to rejuvenate attendees and reinvent Southern meetings through experiential spa/golf programs.
Attendees will feel relaxed anywhere in the two main cities of Dublin, the capital of Ireland, and Belfast just two hours away in Northern Ireland.
The “reimagined” resort wraps up its $85 million rejuvenation project this spring. The new entryway will impress your groups when they look out beyond the infinity edge pool to the Atlantic Ocean.
The 1,500-acre resort is entirely surrounded by native greenery, thousands of palm trees, 45 holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature golf and a new metropolitan vibe following a $15 million renovation.
The destination spa at the JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert provides planners, organizers and attendees with a private oasis after a long meeting.
When you come to Mexico City, you can embrace the magical history and modern world all in one place. We visited the best restaurants, cultural attractions and top-tier meeting spaces in the capital city.
We checked into two Starwood Hotel meeting/incentive properties and traveled around with Terramar Destinations DMC to scope out the twin cities of San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas.
Everyone knows Salzburg from 'The Sound of Music.' Kitzbühel, however, was an amazing surprise. Combine either destination with a program in Vienna to balance out the capital city’s aristocratic aplomb.
The Fairmont unveiled its new $20 million Palomino Conference center in late 2012, providing the largest event space in Fairmont's portfolio.
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