Global Site Research http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6638/more en Top Destinations for High-End Programs http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pacific World’s first Annual Destination Index Special Report gives meeting planners the view from the ground in some worldwide hotspots, including South Korea (pictured).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs#comments Asia/Pacific Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Global Events Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:01:00 +0000 47851 at http://meetingsnet.com Where In the World Is the Best Hotel Wi-Fi? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This infographic details where you can find the highest quality hotel Wi-Fi around the world. Some of the answers may surprise you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/where-world-best-hotel-wi-fi#comments Association Meetings Global Site Research Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Site News face2face Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:37:00 +0000 47391 at http://meetingsnet.com Meet the Forbes Travel Guide 2015 Star-Rated Venues http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meet-forbes-travel-guide-2015-star-rated-venues <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year’s 115 five-star hotels are the most in the guide’s history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meet-forbes-travel-guide-2015-star-rated-venues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meet-forbes-travel-guide-2015-star-rated-venues#comments Association Meetings Global Site Research Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Site News Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:53:00 +0000 47351 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Pictured is the St. Regis Punta Mita Resort.</p> Cruise Math: 1,000 Ports, 22 New Ships, 23 Million Passengers http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With unique designs, new amenities, and seemingly limitless ports, cruise ships will attract a record number of passengers in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Recreation/Entertainment Site News Mon, 09 Feb 2015 17:05:00 +0000 47271 at http://meetingsnet.com Just the Thing for Incentive Qualifiers: an Aura Manager http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/just-thing-incentive-qualifiers-aura-manager <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Four new ME by Meliá hotels, the contemporary luxury brand in the Meliá Hotels International portfolio, will open during the next two years in global capitals. (Pictured, the ME Cabo)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/just-thing-incentive-qualifiers-aura-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/just-thing-incentive-qualifiers-aura-manager#comments Global Site Research Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:59:00 +0000 47091 at http://meetingsnet.com Bogotá Joins BestCities Alliance http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Up-and-coming meeting site Bogotá, Colombia, was named a preliminary member of the BestCities Alliance. Full membership for the city will be realized in 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance#comments Global Site Research International Partners South/Central America Global Events Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:38:00 +0000 46431 at http://meetingsnet.com Planner's Travelogue: European River Cruise http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold is back from his first river cruise, sailing the Rhine with AmaWaterways. Read his report on river cruising as an incentive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:24:00 +0000 46291 at http://meetingsnet.com A Meeting Planner in Dublin http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-dublin <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Beautiful and compact Dublin has enough history and culture to satisfy and excite even the most jaded of travelers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-dublin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/meeting-planner-dublin#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:37:00 +0000 45751 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX America Breaks Records, Boosts Confidence http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walking the aisles of the Sands Expo during IMEX America October 14–16, you heard one phrase repeated by exhibitors: "We're busy!" More exhibitors, more buyers, more appointments—it was a story of increases at IMEX America 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Education/Certification Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:49:00 +0000 44741 at http://meetingsnet.com ALHI Global Luxury Alliance Unites Venues, DMCs, and DMOs http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Associated Luxury Hotels International has announced an alliance with <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> consortium Global DMC Partners and the Bermuda Tourism Authority along with plans to expand its hotel and resort portfolio to include properties outside North America and the Caribbean.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:09:00 +0000 44451 at http://meetingsnet.com