South/Central America http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6659/more en A Planner in Machu Picchu http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's not easy to get there, but Timothy Arnold says Machu Picchu is something every traveler should experience, and a memory that will stay with him forever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/planner-machu-picchu#comments Global Site Research South/Central America Wed, 27 May 2015 13:29:00 +0000 50261 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Costa Rica http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-costa-rica <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One journalist’s whirlwind ride through a rainforest paradise for meeting and incentive groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-costa-rica" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-costa-rica#comments Incentive Planning/Management South/Central America Thu, 14 May 2015 20:36:00 +0000 50001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>One of the many stunning vistas at the Villa Caletas hotel in Costa Rica.</p> Curating Music: The Sounds of a Memorable Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/curating-music-sounds-memorable-meeting <div class="field-byline"> Robert Carey </div> <div class="field-deck"> On Location: Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Of the five human senses, hearing is most critical to a business meeting. Even so, most meetings don&rsquo;t take full advantage of the benefits that a variety of sounds can deliver in terms of improving attendees&rsquo; mindsets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/curating-music-sounds-memorable-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/curating-music-sounds-memorable-meeting#comments Audience Engagement South/Central America Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:31:00 +0000 49381 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 Cancun’s Moon Palace Adding Huge Arena http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/cancun-s-moon-palace-adding-huge-arena <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort, Cancun, is at work on a new 140,000-square-foot meeting facility that is expected to open by the end of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/cancun-s-moon-palace-adding-huge-arena" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/cancun-s-moon-palace-adding-huge-arena#comments South/Central America Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:05:00 +0000 37682 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The beachfront pool at Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort</p> Pursuing Happiness on the Coast of Brazil http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/pursuing-happiness-coast-brazil <div class="field-byline"> By Sharon Carlson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At Club Med Rio das Pedras on Brazil’s Green Coast, finding happiness has never been easier. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/pursuing-happiness-coast-brazil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/pursuing-happiness-coast-brazil#comments Motivational Travel South/Central America Wed, 14 Aug 2013 18:12:00 +0000 35611 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Trump Ocean Club, Panama http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-trump-ocean-club-panama <div class="field-deck"> A mix of chic urban sanctuary and serious business hotel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div> The design reflects Panama’s tropical locale—with breathtaking ocean views lending the vibe of a laid-back resort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-trump-ocean-club-panama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/location-trump-ocean-club-panama#comments South/Central America Premium Thu, 14 Mar 2013 17:30:00 +0000 32261 at http://meetingsnet.com Photo by Durston Saylot Hard Rock Hotel Opens New Location in Cancun http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/hard-rock-hotel-opens-new-location-cancun <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The edgy new “Welcome to the Jungle”–themed Hard Rock Hotel Cancun opened recently, becoming Hard Rock International’s third all-inclusive property. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/hard-rock-hotel-opens-new-location-cancun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/hard-rock-hotel-opens-new-location-cancun#comments South/Central America Premium Wed, 06 Mar 2013 22:12:00 +0000 31931 at http://meetingsnet.com On the Incentive Forefront http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/incentive-forefront <div class="field-deck"> Planners and industry experts share their top picks among emerging destinations </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These destinations—Dubai, the Basque Region of Spain, Panama, Prague, and Sicily—are finally ready for incentive groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/incentive-forefront" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/incentive-forefront#comments The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Motivational Travel South/Central America News Premium Mon, 11 Feb 2013 15:19:00 +0000 31351 at http://meetingsnet.com Sonesta Grows U.S. Portfolio, New Hotels in Baltimore, Hilton Head, Houston & Philadelphia http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/sonesta-grows-us-portfolio-new-hotels-baltimore-hilton-head-houston-philadelphia <div class="field-deck"> In its typically understated way, Sonesta Collection has more than doubled its number of U.S. hotels and tripled its meeting space offerings in just the past year </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> Sonesta Collection has introduced four new hotels—joining the existing hotels in Boston, Miami, and New Orleans.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/sonesta-grows-us-portfolio-new-hotels-baltimore-hilton-head-houston-philadelphia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/sonesta-grows-us-portfolio-new-hotels-baltimore-hilton-head-houston-philadelphia#comments The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Europe/Middle East/Africa Northeast U.S. South/Central America Site Selection/RFPs Southeast Southwest News Premium Tue, 13 Nov 2012 18:55:00 +0000 29601 at http://meetingsnet.com The grand staircase at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court