M&C Destination Guides


by Michael C. Lowe | October 01, 2014
The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, opened in May with 244 guest rooms and 16,000 square feet for meetings.

Florida's West Coast

by Michael C. Lowe | October 01, 2014
The 442-room Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay completed $20 million in upgrades this past July.


by Josh Lieberman | October 01, 2014
May saw the debut of the 167-room Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront.


by Michael C. Lowe | October 01, 2014
A new $1.2 billion stadium will serve as home of the Atlanta Falcons NFL team upon completion in 2017.


by Michael C. Lowe | October 01, 2014
Marriott's AC Hotels will open its second U.S. Location in Kansas City in November.

The Carolinas

by Michael C. Lowe | September 01, 2014

A giant new sports complex in Myrtle Beach, S.C., will include meeting space.

New England

by Sarah J.F. Braley | September 01, 2014
Boston's convention center will expand.

Florida's Gulf Coast

by Michael C. Lowe | September 01, 2014
Fort Walton Beach gets its own Holiday Inn.

Pacific Northwest

by Sarah J.F. Braley | September 01, 2014
A new Hilton hotel is coming to Portland, Ore.

South Texas

by Sarah J.F. Braley | August 01, 2014
Coming soon: The JW Marriott Austin

Northern Florida/Orlando

by Michael C. Lowe | August 01, 2014
The Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World opens.


by Sarah J.F. Braley | July 01, 2014
A landmark bank building is transformed into the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center.


Los Angeles 2013

The Original Farmers Market is an open-air delight with numerous eateries, specialty grocers and fun shops.


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


Nestled on Lake Michigan, this colorful Wisconsin city offers a landmark lighthouse, delicious German-style sausages, a world-class marathon and more.


Stand-up paddle surfing and driving the scenic Hana Highway are just two of the many ways to enjoy this beautiful Hawaiian island.

On Location

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...

Stuttgart, Germany

The Mercedes-Benz Museum and the Ludwigsburg Royal Palace are just two reasons to meet in this storied German city.

Myrtle Beach

This storied South Carolina getaway offers great seafood, fun nightlife, welcoming hotels and incredible botanical gardens.

International Focus

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...

More Appeal in Monaco

The principality continues to enrich its reputation as a center of glamor, gastronomy, sustainability and culture.

M&C Events

M&C Interact

November 9-12, 2014 | The Doubletree by Hilton Portland, Portland, OR

Meeting & Incentive Summit

January 12-15, 2015 | Snowbird, UT

Independent Planners Education Conference

April 19-22, 2015 | Las Vegas, NV

Destination California

May 10-13, 2015 | Newport Beach, CA

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