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5 Major Trends for Luxury Travel in 2017

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Luxury travel network Virtuoso has released its 2017 Best of the Best directory. The elite portfolio is published annually and features the most exclusive hotels and unique travel experiences around the world—amounting to more than 1,150 hotels in 100 countries. This year’s edition is a record-breaking 656 pages long and introduces 75 new properties. The extensive…

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4 Glamorous Hotels in La La Land

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La La Land photo by Dale Robinette Los Angeles’ exceptional cityscape seems to have it all: rich art and culture, Hollywood stars, grand hotels, the magic of Disneyland and a lively night life. La La Land took the Golden Globes by storm on Sunday, winning all 7 of its nominations, including Best Motion Picture (Musical…

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Montage Hotels & Resorts Announces New Parent Company Brand

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Montage Laguna Beach With an international expansion and a new hotel brand on the horizon, fifteen-year-old Montage Hotel & Resorts has created a new parent company brand: Montage International. The next two years mark some major expansions for the brand, including its first international hotel in Los Cabos, Mexico, slated to open in 2018, as…

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Pete Sears: Destined for Greatness

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It started with a fluke, but Pete Sears and Hyatt have been purposeful ever since Hometown: Carmel, Indiana Occupation: Group president of the Americas for Hyatt Hotels Corporation Family: Wife, Leigh; sons Charlie, 8, and Dylan, 6 Education: Bachelor of Science, Purdue University It’s funny how things come to fruition. If a certain hotel employee…

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Meet on Top of the World: Mountain Meeting Destinations

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Hold your next meeting at a higher altitude More event planners are finding that meetings held in the mountains are reaping unexpected benefits. For example, many are saying that such meetings generate increased camaraderie among attendees, along with additional opportunities for networking and impactful shared experiences. Fresh air and memorable natural surroundings often lead to…

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Category Archives: Hotels & Resorts

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Hugs and Kissimmee

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Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate Cozy up to another side of Greater Orlando Experience Kissimmee and Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate made Florida Encounter proud during the annual meetings and events trade show Nov. 30−Dec. 2. Often overshadowed by Orlando, one of the top meeting destinations in the world, next-door Kissimmee in Osceola County has…

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New and Renovated Hotels: New Resorts for the New Year

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MGM National Harbor, Maryland 2017 is off to an awesome start thanks to these properties The $1.4 billion MGM National Harbor in Maryland was christened in December on the banks of the Potomac River. The meeting center and entertainment resort features 53,000 sq. ft. of event space, including a 16,137-square-foot ballroom with floor-to-ceiling windows that…

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