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.

Spa Scrumptious!

January is when thoughts turn to rejuvenation. A brand-new year to adopt healthier habits and do the right thing by our bodies. In short, it’s time to spa. And at the best of these, to dine well in the truest sense of that word—with the emphasis on wellness. These wellness resorts are serving up our favorite resolutions.


El Este, Where Culture and Adventure Meet in Mexico

Is the Party Over?


Here’s Where Business Meetings and Travel Are Being Booked

Aloha, Regeneration


Hotels Are Zero-ing Their Game

Hotels and hospitality companies are buckling down on Net Zero goals. To help eco-conscious planners choose destinations and properties going forward, here is a snapshot of where things stand in hospitality today. And where the big players say they are headed.