Destinations

Destination of the Month

Greater Houston

By 2017, Houston’s downtown convention district will dramatically transform into one of the most dynamic entertainment and hospitality campuses in the in the country.

Destination Guides

New York State

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | August 01,2016
The 338-room Hyatt Regency Hotel Rochester, linked to city's convention center via skybridge, will undergo a $15 million renovation.

Northern Florida

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | August 01,2016
The Courtyard Marriott St. Augustine Beach has opened with 205 guest rooms and 4,800 square feet of meeting/function space.

Cleveland

by Michael J. Shapiro | August 01,2016
The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown opened on June 1 in a gleaming 32-story tower on the shore of Lake Erie.

Texas

by Sarah J.F. Braley | July 01,2016
Coming next year is Fairmont Hotels' largest property, the 1,060-room Fairmont Austin Hotel, with 106,000 square feet of meeting space and a Willow Stream Spa.
International Focus

Dubai's Meeting Scene Grows

Here's why this extraordinary city on the Persian Gulf has become a top draw for global meetings.

International Focus: Montreal

The largest city in Quebec mixes the best of Old World charm with New World sophistication.

International Focus: Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, the country's vibrant capital city, is rich in new hotels and expanded meeting space.

International Focus: Madrid

In the Spanish capital, exciting new hotels are being carved out of some of the city's most historic buildings.
On Location

On Location Bogota Colombia

The high-altitude capital of Colombia offers intriguing new hospitality and convention facilities.

On Location: Melbourne, Australia

The alleyways of the city's center are home to urban art, restaurants, shops and -- possibly -- your next event.

On Location: Las Vegas

Welcome to The Park, MGM's new outdoor haven of shops, restaurants, greenery and art on the Strip.

Cusco, Peru

Cusco, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers spectacular Inca ruins and breathtaking luxury hotels.
Grand Openings

Grand Openings August 2016

The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown has opened as a headquarters property for the adjacent Huntington Convention Center.

Grand Openings July 2016

The W Miami opens for business, plus more of this month's hottest hotel debuts and renovation news.

Grand Openings June 2016

The 178-room Mason & Rook Hotel has opened in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s vibrant 14th Street neighborhood.

Grand Openings May 2016

The 149-room Hyatt Place San Juan/City Center has opened within steps of the Puerto Rico Convention Center.
North America

New York State

The 338-room Hyatt Regency Hotel Rochester, linked to city's convention center via skybridge, will undergo a $15 million renovation.

Northern Florida

The Courtyard Marriott St. Augustine Beach has opened with 205 guest rooms and 4,800 square feet of meeting/function space.

Cleveland

The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown opened on June 1 in a gleaming 32-story tower on the shore of Lake Erie.

Texas

Coming next year is Fairmont Hotels' largest property, the 1,060-room Fairmont Austin Hotel, with 106,000 square feet of meeting space and a Willow Stream Spa.
Europe

Moscow

M&C visits the Hotel Baltschug Kempinski Moscow.

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

Asia-Pacific

Macau

The 400-room St. Regis Macau, Cotai Central, is set to open in August with 13,455 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.

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.
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

New York State

The 338-room Hyatt Regency Hotel Rochester, linked to city's convention center via skybridge, will undergo a $15 million renovation.

Dubai's Meeting Scene Grows

Here's why this extraordinary city on the Persian Gulf has become a top draw for global meetings.

Northern Florida

The Courtyard Marriott St. Augustine Beach has opened with 205 guest rooms and 4,800 square feet of meeting/function space.

Cleveland

The 600-room Hilton Cleveland Downtown opened on June 1 in a gleaming 32-story tower on the shore of Lake Erie.

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Webcasts

August 2016: Building a Better RFP

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March 2016: Understanding Event Apps

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