Destinations

Destination of the Month

New Orleans

A timeless city with a unique way of life, New Orleans is steeped in European traditions and Caribbean influences. The picturesque Big Easy calls curious minds to sweet sounds of jazz and the enchanting aroma of savory spices. New Orleans is an enticing, culturally rich haven…a sensory overload…an authentic experience.

Destination Guides

Atlantic City

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | December 01,2014
Coming next August: the 125,000-square-foot Harrah's Atlantic City Waterfront Conference Center

Reno/Tahoe

by Michael J. Shapiro | December 01,2014
The historic Cal Neva Resort, Spa & Casino plans to reopen under new ownership.

Hawaii

by Michael C. Lowe | November 01,2014
The Outrigger Reef on the Beach in Waikiki on Oahu will undergo a $100 million revitalization project.

Pennsylvania

by Michael J. Shapiro | November 01,2014
Coming soon to Tannersville, Pa.: The $163 million, 453-suite Camelback Lodge and Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark
International Focus

Dubai: Doubling Guest Rooms

Dubai is busy doubling its total number of hotel guest rooms.

Seoul Plans Big for Meetings

The city welcomed 125 international association meetings in 2013.

More Groups Choose Lisbon

Old World beauty and a vibrant hotel scene help to make Lisbon, Portugal, a top global draw for meetings.

New Hotels, More in Montreal

Lisa A. Grimaldi The city of Montreal,  in Canada's Quebec province, offers groups a delightful blend of Old European charm...
On Location

Delano Las Vegas

A transformation of the former THEHotel has debuted with new décor, fresh restaurant offerings and enhanced meeting facilities.

British Columbia

How did the Sparkling Hill Resort in Vernon, B.C., gets its name? Hint: 3.5 million Swarovski crystals.

Budapest, Hungary

Overlooking the Danube River, the 310-room Aquincum Hotel in this storied Central European capital city offers lots of planner-friendly features.

Williamsburg, Va.

The 425-room Kingsmill Resort now offers three- and four-bedroom cottages, along with a 1,600-square-foot conference center and seafood mecca the James Landing...
Grand Openings

Grand Openings December 2014

The 179-room Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place has opened on Florida's Intracoastal Waterway with 15,000 square feet of meeting space.

Grand Openings November 2014

The beautifully designed 283-room Rosewood Beijing opens with 36,000 square feet of meeting space.

Grand Openings October 2014

Allen J. Sheinman New in Midtown.  The 210-room Park Hyatt New York  has opened on West 57th Street in Manhattan, taking over the...

Grand Openings September 2014

From Newark, N.J., to Santa Monica, Calif., here are some high-profile hotel debuts and renovations worth noting.
North America

Atlantic City

Coming next August: the 125,000-square-foot Harrah's Atlantic City Waterfront Conference Center

Reno/Tahoe

The historic Cal Neva Resort, Spa & Casino plans to reopen under new ownership.

Hawaii

The Outrigger Reef on the Beach in Waikiki on Oahu will undergo a $100 million revitalization project.

Pennsylvania

Coming soon to Tannersville, Pa.: The $163 million, 453-suite Camelback Lodge and Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark
Europe

Barcelona

The incredible architecture of Antoni Gaudi is just one of the myriad pleasures of this storied Spanish city.

Three Great International Destinations

Here are the top three cities -- Vienna, Paris and Barcelona -- for global association meetings as tallied by the International Congress and Convention...

Amsterdam

Budapest

The Hungarian capital city offers meeting planners lots of Old World charm in its hotels, restaurants and attractions.
Asia-Pacific

Grand Openings November 2014

The beautifully designed 283-room Rosewood Beijing opens with 36,000 square feet of meeting space.

Hawaii Destination Guide

In Oahu, the 1,230-room Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa has unveiled its new high-tech Kou Ballroom.

Singapore Destination Guide

The 367-room Parkroyal on Pickering opened earlier t his year with 7,500 square feet of function space and an exotic Balinese vibe.

Malaysia

The Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur opened in August 2012. All 412 guest rooms offer panoramic views of the city, while six meeting and event spaces can host up to...
Caribbean & Bahamas

Caribbean Destination Guide

The Caribbean's first Hyatt House is under construction in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Bermuda

The 410-room Fairmont Hamilton Princess has been purchased by Bermuda developer Peter Green and his two sons.

Caribbean-Bahamas

In Puerto Rico, the 371-room JW Marriott Hotel & Resort at Coco Beach is set to debut in 2013 with 21,000 square feet of meeting space.

Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coming in 2012: the 300-room Marriott Courtyard Convention District in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Central & South America

Atlantic City

Coming next August: the 125,000-square-foot Harrah's Atlantic City Waterfront Conference Center

Reno/Tahoe

The historic Cal Neva Resort, Spa & Casino plans to reopen under new ownership.

Delano Las Vegas

A transformation of the former THEHotel has debuted with new décor, fresh restaurant offerings and enhanced meeting facilities.

Dubai: Doubling Guest Rooms

Dubai is busy doubling its total number of hotel guest rooms.

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Webcasts

January 2015 Webcast: Fresh Menu Ideas For Special Diets

January 14 | 2:00PM EST Fresh Menu Ideas For Special DietsMenus that accommodate special dietary needs don’t have to be bland. This session will...

Latest News

Puerto Rico Is Top International Destination for 2015

Priceline.com's advance-booking data shows Latin American cities will be popular next year.

Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record

The city drew more than 40 million for the first time.

Hyatt Boston Harbor Begins $10 Million Renovation

All 270 guest rooms will be upgraded.

Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Begins $100 Million Room Renovation

Upgrades will include a new palette, furniture and beds.

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