Gary Diedrichs

Gary Diedrichs is senior content editor at Smart Meetings. He has degrees in history from Princeton and New York University. His journalism career has spanned staff positions in radio, newspapers, magazines and websites. Other writing includes a novel set in Sausalito, California, in the 1950s. In his spare time, he publishes an award-winning website devoted to eco-friendly travel.

The Time Is Now on Mexico’s West Coast

We’ve missed Mexico. It’s familiar and close, a few hour’s flight from most of the United States, so where better to venture internationally again? The borders are open. The welcome mat for groups is down. And nowhere is that more true than on Mexico’s west coast—in particular, Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit.


Healthy You: STOP Dieting!

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Healthy World: A Better Vision for Earth


Brave New Meals with IACC

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Small is Big in Greater Boston

Inglenook Seduces Groups with Storytelling and Savoring What Napa Can Be

The story behind Inglenook, the largest wine estate in Napa Valley’s Rutherford—and a great place for groups.