According to an incentive travel trends article in the October issue of Successful Meetings, “Spending is on the rise, but so is laser-like focus on getting the greatest return on incentive travel investment.” The challenge for planners continues to be: how to stay within budget, while creating one-of-a-kind, memorable experiences that drive behavior and strong ROI.
Booking a hotel for your group - or yourself? Word to the wise: pay extra close attention to the fine print. As a meeting & event planner, you travel - a lot - so no doubt you've already encountered hotel "resort fees". And these supplemental fees continue to creep up.
Cruise ship technology has come a long way in the past decade or so, but Royal Caribbean's newest ship is taking it to the next level. This isn't just a big jump forward - it's a Quantum Leap, making Quantum of the Seas the most technologically advanced ship ever to set sail! Where do we begin? How about before you board the ship?